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  1. What Exactly are Cultural Relations?

    13 Sep 2016

    Defining cultural relations, and inviting both theorists and practitioners to collaboratively edit our wikipedia page. Since the Centre for Cultural Relations started its work in 2012-13, we have discussed on numerous occasions what the term cultural relations might mean. We started by talking about [...]

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  2. The Netherlands International Visitor Programme

    09 Oct 2015

    Engaging with policy makers, academics and cultural figures in the Netherlands. I was very pleased to be invited to participate in the International Visitor Programme run by Dutch Culture, which aims to provide an opportunity to engage with policy makers, academics and cultural figures in [...]

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  3. The Future of International Cultural Relations Conference 2016

    10 Feb 2016

    Discussing the future role of culture in international relations at a time of rapid change. We held a conference in January with partners from Scotland, the UK and Germany to discuss the future role of culture in international relations at a time of rapid change. [...]

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  4. The Future for Sport, Cultural Relations and International Development

    09 Sep 2015

    CCR and Academy of Sport present discussion on the role of sport in cultural relations and international development. The event was hosted by the Scottish Football Museum, Hampden Park, the day after the Scotland-Germany football match, and it kicked off a series of events the [...]

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  5. Seminário de Cooperação Internacional, Instituto Camões, Lisbon

    10 Jan 2016

    CCR presents work at annual conference of ambassadors and heads of service in Lisbon. We were honoured to be invited by Prof. Doutora Ana Paula Laborinho, President of the Instituto Camões, to present our work in Lisbon at the annual conference of ambassadors and heads [...]

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  6. New Partnership with Germany

    12 Sep 2016

    CCR signs a Memorandum of Understanding with IfA, Germany’s Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations. This is supported by the Federal Foreign Office of the Federal Republic of Germany, the state of Baden-Württemberg, and the City of Stuttgart to provide a link between practical issues arising [...]

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  7. Humboldt Forum: a network for the world?

    01 Sep 2016

    We hosted a conference with the Royal Society of Edinburgh and the National Museums Scotland, on the Humboldt Forum, Berlin. The Humboldt Forum is Europe’s (if not the world’s) largest and most important museum project. It aims to have a global impact as well as [...]

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  8. EU Strategy for Culture in External Relations

    18 Aug 2015

    Stuart MacDonald, Executive Director of the CCR, presents research to the General Assembly of EUNIC in Madrid. The research was completed for EUNIC Global as part of the Crossroads for Culture project. The General Assembly was welcomed by the Spanish Minister of Education, Culture and [...]

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  9. Digital Citizenship in Pakistan

    10 Sep 2016

    The report Digital Citizenship in Pakistan provides a snapshot of the status of digital citizenship in Pakistan 2015-16. Pakistan is a country with low levels of internet access, high levels of contestation in society in terms of attitudes to internet freedom, and high levels of [...]

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  10. Creating Sustainable Cultural Networks: a Workshop

    09 Jul 2015

    CCR and GivRum present workshop on how cities develop international cultural networks. The workshop is part of the City Link Festival. The Festival, which runs from 24th-27th September 2015, fosters transnational and interdisciplinary relationships across cities. In 2015, City Link will connect the [...]

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  11. Art in EU-Middle East Cultural Relations

    28 Aug 2015

    CCR takes part in workshop exploring new approaches to how EU countries can collaborate to develop a channel of artistic exchange with the Middle East. The approach was developed by Arts Cabinet, a small, independent arts organisation from Edinburgh, whose Artistic Director, Svetlana Sequeira Costa, [...]

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