About us

Our areas of work

  • Cultural action & legitimacy
  • Digital and Internet governance
  • Cultural relations
  • Cultural diplomacy
  • Intercultural coexistence & language skills

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Our services

  • Information Sharing
  • Space for Dialogue
  • Policy Analysis
  • Training
  • Implementation support

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Why we bother

We contribute independently to the excellence of EU international cultural relations with the opening of creative trust-building spaces, the production of commons and the brokerage of know-how.


Culture Solutions Europe was created as a French association on 23 October 2018 in a context of uncertainty and questioning of the European integration project, while technological change is affecting the ways Humanity deals with an ecologically threatened planet.


We follow a specific Theory of Change.


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Events and articles


#TeamEurope impact: Effective Digital Communities of Practice

After defining what a Community of Practice is, this blog post by our Training and know-how sharing team zooms into the methodology behind building digital European communities that have a global remit and inclusivity at the core.


#TeamEurope: A community of practice on culture for EU Delegations

DG INTPA’s Culture Seminars, delivered by culture Solutions, have highlighted the need for a Community of Practice. Read more about how to embed culture across EU’s external actions in this blog post.


Restoring livelihoods through culture in Yemen: lessons learnt

After successfully facilitating the virtual conference “Restoring Livelihoods Through Culture in Yemen”, in this article Nicole McNeilly and Bart Hesseling look into the key themes and future developments for the UNESCO-EU project.




cS Brief #11: Culture in EU external trade: Towards Stronger Digital Cultural Cooperation

The rapid digitalisation of the cultural and creative sector requires effective international norms and frameworks for trade and cooperation. This brief analyses the promotion of diverse digital cultural content in recent EU trade agreements and innovative initiatives.


cS Brief #10: Promoting private sector involvement in culture worldwide

This Brief led by Lilian Hanania explores the ways in which companies promote and make visible cultural diversity in their non-financial reporting.


cS mapping #1: classical music in China

The first free and open sectoral mapping on classical music in China to enhance cultural cooperation between Europeans and Chinese cultural professionals
If you wish to partner with us to produce and share more mappings on a given sector, country or region, contact us!


Brussels Who's who

Brussels-based EU initiatives

Economic & Social Committee

Committee of the Regions


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cS is a non-profit organisation and our collaborators work pro bono. Help us continue creating commons in the sphere of EU international cultural relations.

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culture Solutions collaborates with both EU institutions and independent organisations.

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💡Does your company take #culture into account in its #sustainable development strategies? Would you like to have new tools for highlighting and communicating about your good practices in this field? Share your good practices with us by November 30th! https://t.co/LLsW0lfmaQ culturesol_eu photo
🎞 #AudioVisualHeritage is a window into the world's past. Archives play a vital role in preserving our #heritage which is an affirmation of our collective memory and a valuable source of knowledge since they reflect the cultural, social and linguistic #diversity of the world. https://t.co/SrgZR5Ii7A culturesol_eu photo
💡Curious about how companies can promote and make visible cultural diversity in their non-financial reporting? Find out more in cS Brief #10 https://t.co/gDhkPoXKHF https://t.co/dj6BkCTxj4 culturesol_eu photo
🌍🇪🇺 #cultureSolutions co-founder @DamienHelly gave a lecture on “Practices of International #CulturalRelations” at the #CIRCEA Autumn School in Siena, Italy.
➡️ Find out more: https://t.co/pNOUIb6cba https://t.co/NhRoF1sic6
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