Stories / Good practices

Stories of good practices that can inspire and motivate organisations and individuals.

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Corona: a curse and a blessing for digital collection research

The digital transformation of heritage institutions, whether or not in function of the increasingly digital scientific research itself, has been a hotly debated topic for decades.


Creative Leaders Insights

A series of videos from creative leaders in ADCE’s community, who give new refreshing perspectives during these challenging times.

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1 out of 4 museums in The Netherlands fear permanent closing due to COVID-19

A survey by the Netherlands Museums Association indicates that one out of four Dutch museums are in danger of closing permanently within the next year due to financial losses connected to COVID-19. The Museums Association demands adequate funding to help museums through the crisis.


UNESCO’s “Next Normal” campaign

UNESCO campaign challenges our perceptions of what back to normal should mean in the post-COVID-19 era.


Online open-studio by artists in residence at the Cité internationale des arts

During the period of lockdown, the Institut français attached a special significance to support the artistic creation and the work of artists.


Cinema education

CinEd, European Cinema Education for Youth is a European project for cinema education, co-funded by the European Union’s Creative Europe – MEDIA programme. Initiated and piloted by the Institut français, it is based on a consortium of 10 partners in 9 European countries.