Think Culture... Think Growth

FacebookTwitter

Med Culture is a Technical Assistance Unit funded by the European Union for the promotion of culture as vector of Human, Social and Economic Development in South Mediterranean countries.

Home

Culture News: Latest Opportunities and Studies for the Neighbourhood South

Deadline: 9 February 2018 The call for submissions for the 9th edition of Middle East Now , a festival of cinema, documentaries, art and culture from the Middle East and North Africa that will be...
Are you playing an active role in the fight for gender equality and women empowerment at the local, national or regional level? Do you want to share your vision of the future with other influential...
Deadline: 1 February 2018 Artists can now apply to participate in De Ateliers ’ two-year residency programme, which will begin on 1 September 2018. Ten studios in central Amsterdam will become...
Deadline: 31 January 2018 On 1 January 2018, the Roberto Cimetta Fund launched the General Fund for Artistic and Cultural Mobility in the Euro-MENA region . The General Fund will be open to all...
THE MED CULTURE FORUM, Looking Back... Looking Forward
The European Union’s regional programme, Med Culture organised on November 28 and 29, the Med Culture Forum, a platform that brought together more than 120 cultural operators and civil society actors...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 to Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Landmark Amman Hotel & Conference Centre, Al-Hussein Bin Ali Street MED CULTURE FORUM | NEIGHBOURHOOD SOUTH 2017 The objectives of this...
IETM , international network for contemporary performing arts, launches its new mapping ‘ Contemporary Performing Arts in Lebanon: an overview ’, which provides an outline of the Lebanese...
EU Policy Lab supporting collaborative policy dialogue: Over the past months, the European Commission Directorate General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations ( DG NEAR ) has developed a...
From great pop artists and painters to rappers, writers and street artists... Street artists used to be followed by the police and put in prison. With Nesrine’s help and EU funding, these artists now...
MedFilm For All
EU NEIGHBOURS SOUTH PROJECT DURATION 2017-2020 BUDGET €1.87 million BRIEF DESCRIPTION The overall objective of the action is to contribute to human development and gender equality through the...
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10

Our Latest Activities

Med Culture Regional Forum
MED CULTURE FORUM | NEIGHBOURHOOD SOUTH 2017 Landmark Amman Hotel & Conference Centre, Al-Hussein Bin Ali Street >> DOWNLOAD POST EVENT AGENDA...
TRAINING FOR TRAINERS #2 – ADVOCACY FOR CULTURE
SHIFT, SHAPE AND SHARE #2 WHY As participants, we all know that the best training experiences are enjoyable Building on the process-orientated approach of...
Higher Education and VET in artistic disciplines and in cultural policies and management
​ INTRODUCTION One year ago, participants from Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia - representatives of ministries, academics as well as cultural...

Watch Our Videos

From great pop artists and painters to rappers, writers and street artists... Street artists used to be followed by the police and put in prison. With Nesrine’s help and EU funding, these artists now...
“I hope that youth are given the opportunity to become responsible for their own lives… Let them do what they want to do and help them do it… Culture is the Solution” Samy Abdelgherfi is a freelance...
Mohab Saber is a cultural manager with an extensive experience in the MENA region, Europe and the Mediterranean. Mohab is an initiator of projects, a planner and team leader with a long involvement...
MED CULTURE accompanies the process of developing NATIONAL STRATEGIES FOR CULTURE IN THE SOUTH MEDITERRANEAN REGION. Since 2014, the Med Culture team has initiated and organised several consultative...
This short audio-visual piece presents the different sectors affiliated with Culture in Jordan and their messages to the European Union trough which they advocate for a continuous support and funding...

Download Our Press Releases

THE MED CULTURE FORUM, Looking Back... Looking Forward
The European Union’s regional programme, Med Culture organised on November 28 and 29, the Med Culture Forum, a platform that brought together more than 120...
STRATEGIC ACTION PLAN FOR CULTURE IN JORDAN
Med Culture accompanies the steps TO DEFINE A STRATEGIC ACTION PLAN FOR CULTURE IN JORDAN July 4, 2017; Amman: As a result of the several national consultative...
MEDITERRANEAN CULTURAL OPERATORS AND CIVIL SOCIETY MEET IN MOROCCO to SHIFT, SHAPE and SHARE their training experiences
Morocco, April 25, 2017 : More than thirty Arab active and enthusiastic young people from eight South Mediterranean countries were gathered in Rabat, to...

Download Our Thematic Studies

The present study commissioned by Med Culture, an EU-funded regional programme, investigates the current status of higher education, vocational training and...
In 2015, Med Culture commissioned a study on Employability in the cultural and creative sectors in Arab Mediterranean countries : The cases of Palestine, Egypt...

Meet Our Grantees

This 3 year exciting project, which started in 2014 uses culture to promote diversity and challenge discrimination against minorities. Leading edge theatre stirs the streets of Jordan, Egypt,...

Read Our Featured Stories

Latest Infographics

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8