Presentation on theme: "The challenges of europe and the role of culture"— Presentation transcript:
1 The challenges of europe and the role of culture Sonja Kralj Bervar,Ministry of Culture, Slovenia
2 Europe today Democratic deficit Innovation deficit Lack of intercultural dialogueRecession
3 Eurobarobarometer report- 2007 – Personal importance of culture – EU 27- %
4 Eurobarobarometer report- 2007 european cultural values
5 European 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.
6 Strategic 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)
7 The challenges of europe and the role of culture today Democratic deficitInnovation deficitLack of intercultural dialogueRecessionCulture as an ambassadorCreativityIntercultural competences+mobilityCultural and creative industriesValuesPROBLEMSANSWERS
8 the 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).