Read the Renew Europe position paper ‘A European cultural recovery’

Renew Europe position paper 'A European cultural recovery'
Renew Europe position paper 'A European cultural recovery'

Against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Renew Europe Group in the European Parliament launched a proposal for a European cultural recovery plan.

In the position paper, the Renew Europe Group advocates for:

  • Responding to the urgency and limiting the impact of the crisis on the cultural sector in Europe
  • Reviving tourist exchanges through culture
  • Supporting the European creative content to thrive in the digital single market
  • A real ambition for European culture

Laurence Farreng, Member of the Renew Europe Group and Coordinator of the European Parliament Committee on Culture and Education (CULT), said:

“Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the world of culture is at a standstill. We must not abandon culture and those who make it. Culture is a vital part of our European identity and an important sector of our economy. This is why we need a strong commitment to the revival of European culturefor Renew Europe, there is no Europe without culture.”

Read the press release and the position paper on the Renew Europe website.

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