Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Culture Ministry establishes a European contact point office

Slovakia’s Culture Ministry established a European contact point office in January, as part of the Theatre Institute of Bratislava, in line with the programme statement of the government.

Slovakia’s Culture Ministry established a European contact point office in January, as part of the Theatre Institute of Bratislava, in line with the programme statement of the government.

Ministry spokesperson Eva Chudinová said on Tuesday, January 4, that the primary task of the contact point will be promotion of the grant programme Europe for Citizens and assistance to people applying for grants for preparation of international projects related to civic activities, the SITA newswire reported.

The EU programme Europe for Citizens supports a number of activities and organisations promoting active European citizenship. Within this programme local and regional authorities can get support for discussion events, conferences, workshops, sports events, research papers, and other civic activities of various characters. The fundamental condition is that the projects are based on international cooperation and concern current European themes.

Source: SITA

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Top stories

Bratislava growing high Photo

High-rise buildings sprouting up in Bratislava

Visualisation of the future skyline of Bratislava

People of Pezinok fighting against landfill again

Dispute over controversial Pezinok waste dump, which started 18 years ago, continues.

The controversial landfill site in Pezinok

Crisis ends in Danko’s defeat

Education minister steps down following Fico’s call, Danko not ruling out he might leave politics.

Former education minister Peter Plavčan and PM Robert Fico on July 24.

First Slovak woman crossed the English Channel

Before her, only six Slovak men had managed to complete the difficult swim.