Advocacy Initiatives

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

Joint letter to the European Parliament calling for support for culture in the recovery & resilience facility

20 organisations from across the cultural and creative sector have joined to address a letter to the members of the European Parliament asking them to support a number of amendments tabled on the draft Report on a Recovery and Resilience Facility.


InvestEU – ensuring support for cultural and creative businesses

Liveurope have joined forces with 25 other organisations from across Europe’s cultural and creative sectors to address a letter to European Commissioners Thierry Breton (Internal Market) and Paolo Gentiloni (Economy) regarding the EU’s flagship investment programme InvestEU.


reset! Shaping together a new social and cultural contract in Europe

A call for hope and solidarity in the context of the current crisis that was endorsed by more than 1600 French companies and organisations operating in the cultural, creative and media sectors


Culture as a first necessity investment

Many public authorities take the view that culture is secondary or even a luxury. They gravely misunderstand the true value of cultural investment and the consequences of neglecting culture as part of recovery policies.


Policy Statement on the Cultural Recovery of Europe

Following the European Parliament CULT Committee’s meeting with the German Presidency of the Council of the EU on the 1st of September and in the run up to the vote on the Parliament’s resolution on “Cultural recovery of Europe”, IETM calls on the European institutions and the Member States to pay attention to the some issues.


Renewing the European music scene – statement by the Liveurope members

In light of the Covid-19 crisis, the Liveurope members issued the following statement to reaffirm their commitment to continue working together to boost the circulation of Europe’s rich musical diversity and highlight the unique role venues can take in reviving the European music ecosystem.