Advocacy Initiatives

All the initiatives that are aiming at advocating for the sector in a local/national and/or european level.
Europe

CLAIMING A FRONT ROW SEAT FOR MUSIC

76 International, European & national music organisation are “Claiming a front row seat for music” calling for policy makers to fully acknowledge the artistic, social and economic value of the music sector and to live up to these words in political decision making!

Europe

Brainstorming Report ‘Status & Working Conditions for Artists, Cultural and Creative Professionals’

This ‘Status & Working Conditions for Artists, Cultural and Creative Professionals’ Brainstorming Report results from a Brainstorming Meeting organised by Voices of Culture on the 27th and 28th of April 2021.

Europe

Open letter: Claiming a front row seat for music

76 International, European and national music organisations are calling for better recognition of music in all policy areas.

Europe

JOINT LETTER ON REOPENING LIVE EVENTS

European Associations from the performing and live music sector address a joint letter to Commissioner Mariya Gabriel and Commissioner Thierry Breton (Internal Market).

Europe

Live Style Europe Podcast #18 – Secure a Future for Cultural Life in Europe | Live DMA

This month of March 2021 mark the Covid-19 one year anniversary. It’s been exactly a year since all live music venues are shut down, struggling to survive despite some emergency funds provided by the European governments. Gabriele Rosana, Policy Director at Culture Action Europe, answers Live DMA questions about the reopening of cultural venues, in this podcast.

United Kingdom

The Big Freelancer Report

One year on from the beginning of the pandemic, The Big Freelancer Report maps the problems facing the freelance workforce and makes practical recommendations for change.
This report was created by an independent group of performing arts freelancers, supported by Freelancers Make Theatre Work and funded by Arts Council England.