Culture and Education

High Level Expert Group on Literacy

On 1 February 2011, the European Commission launched a High-Level Expert Group on Literacy, with the aim of giving visibility and political importance to the issue of raising literacy levels in (...)

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European Union Prize for Literature

The aim is to put the spotlight on the creative and diverse wealth of Europe’s contemporary literature, promote more circulation of literature within Europe and greater interest in non-national (...)

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European Cultural platforms/Green Paper on Cultural Industries

In order to implement its three strategic objectives (promotion of cultural diversity and intercultural dialogue, promotion of culture as catalyst for creativity in the framework of the Lisbon (...)

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Languages are one of the key features of cultural identity. The European Union’s motto "Unity in diversity" is a reflection of the multilingualism which lies at the heart of the EU. The European (...)

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