Presentation on theme: "The challenges of europe and the role of culture"— Presentation transcript:
1The challenges of europe and the role of culture Sonja Kralj Bervar,Ministry of Culture, Slovenia
2Europe today Democratic deficit Innovation deficit Lack of intercultural dialogueRecession
3Eurobarobarometer report- 2007 – Personal importance of culture – EU 27- %
4Eurobarobarometer report- 2007 european cultural values
5European cultural polic(ies)y? Commission's Communication on a European Agenda for Culture in a Globalizing World,Council’s Work Plan for Culture 2008 – 2010:PrioritiesNew working method –Open Method of CoordinationMainstreaming culture in all relevant EU policiespromotion of cultural diversity and intercultural dialogue;promotion of culture as a catalyst for creativity in the framework of the Lisbon Strategy for growth and jobs;promotion of culture as a vital element in the Union's international relations.
6Strategic prioritiespromoting access to culture and participation in culture, in particular through the promotion of cultural heritage, multilingualism , digitisation, cultural tourism, synergies with education, especially art education, and greater mobility of collections; developing data, statistics and methodologies in the cultural sector and improving their comparability; maximising the potential of cultural and creative industries, in particular that of SMEs; promoting culture as a vital element in the Union's international relations (mobility of artists, intercultural competences, UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions)
7The challenges of europe and the role of culture today Democratic deficitInnovation deficitLack of intercultural dialogueRecessionCulture as an ambassadorCreativityIntercultural competences+mobilityCultural and creative industriesValuesPROBLEMSANSWERS
8the role of culture in europe of tomorrow ECONOMY OF CULTURE →“ECOLOGY” OF CULTURE(synergies betweenculture,education,research, innovation and creativity, taking into account the stimulus culture can bring to other sectors).