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Launching event of the Cultural Cooperation projects in the Western Balkans (COOP-WB)

The European Education and Culture Executive Agency is organising a launching event for the projects selected under Call for Proposals EACEA 39/2019 Cultural Cooperation Projects in the Western Balkans.

The event will take place online on 19 May 2021 at 09:00 and will include the participation of Commissioners Mariya Gabriel and Olivér Várhelyi as well as representatives from the selected projects.

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Where
Online event
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Languages
English
Organiser
European Education and Culture Executive Agency
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Launching event of the Cultural Cooperation projects in the Western Balkans (COOP-WB)
9:00

Event opens

9:30

Alessandra Luchetti Head of Department at the European Education and Culture Executive Agency, Introduction explaining the context and result of the Call and announcing the start of the 13 selected projects

9:35

Presentation of the projects

10:00

Intervention by Commissioner Olivér Várhelyi, European Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement

10:10

Presentation of the projects

10:30

Intervention by Commissioner Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth

10:40

Questions & Answers with Commissioner Mariya Gabriel

11:00

Break

11:10

Introduction by Walter Zampieri and Alessandra Luchetti

11:11

Holger Schroeder, Head of Unit at the Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations, on cooperation programmes between the EU and the Western Balkans related to culture

11:20

Barbara Gessler, Head of Unit at the Directorate-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture, linking cultural policy with EU support and presenting the new Creative Europe programme

11:30

Questions & Answers Time with Barbara Gessler and Holger Schroeder