Relais Culture Europe, France
Relais Culture Europe is a non
profit-making organization created at the initiative of the Department
of International Affairs of the Ministry of Culture and Communication.
Relais Culture Europe is the Culture Contact Point in France for
the community programme "Culture 2000". It acts as a support
structure that provides technical assistance and guidance to potential
candidates of the "Culture 2000" programme.
Together with the Mission of Research and Technology of the French
ministry of Culture and Communication, Relais Culture Europe assumes
the role of national contact point for the theme "protection,
conservation and enhancement of cultural heritage" within the
key action "the city of tomorrow and cultural heritage"
of the EU 5th RTD framework programme.
Beyond its vocation of providing
information, orientation and technical guidance on other European
community programmes involving the cultural field, Relais Culture
Europe offers its expertise to professionals as regards setting
up networks for their European initiatives, finding partners or
taking whatever measures that may further the development of co-operation
and mobility projects in Europe. Relais Culture Europe also provides
guidance to all project managers as well as government agencies
at the national, local and regional levels involved in pan-European
cultural co-operation projects.
Relais Culture Europe is also
involved in cooperation projects in Europe, as an expert or as an