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Get the EYCH 2018 Label

How to label your European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 

 
Throughout 2018, events putting Europe’s cultural heritage in the spotlight will take place all over Europe. Using the European Year of Cultural Heritage label is your opportunity to contribute to this yearlong celebration.​

What is the label? 
The European Year of Cultural Heritage label (comprising a logo, a slogan and a hashtag) is available for activities, events and projects taking place between 7 December 2017 (official launch of the year at the European Culture Forum in Milan) and 31 December 2018. The label is reserved for projects which contribute to achieving one or more of the objectives of the 2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage, as endorsed by the European Parliament and the Council of the EU in Article 2 of the legal decision calling for the year. 

 
Apply for the label and leave your mark.
Initiatives may be eligible to use the Year’s label if they take place between 7 December 2017 (which marks the official launch of the Year at the European Culture Forum in Milan) and 31 December 2018, and contribute to achieving one or more of the objectives of the Year, as laid down in Decision (EU) 2017/864 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 May 2017 on a European Year of Cultural Heritage (2018)

 
The general objectives of the European Year:
 
☐Cultural heritage as a pivotal component of cultural diversity and inter-cultural dialogue 
☐Cultural heritage's contribution to the economy 
☐Cultural heritage as an element of the relations between the EU and third countries 

 
The specific objectives of the European Year: 
☐People-centred, inclusive, forward-looking, more integrated, sustainable and crosssectoral approaches to cultural heritage 
☐Innovative models of participatory governance and management 
☐Debate and research on the quality of conservation, safeguarding, innovative reuse and enhancement of cultural heritage 
☐Cultural heritage accessible to all
☐Research and innovation for cultural heritage, statistics 
☐Synergy between cultural heritage and environment policies 
☐Regional and local development strategies and sustainable tourism 
☐Skills and knowledge management and transfer in the cultural heritage sector 
☐Cultural heritage as a source of inspiration for contemporary creation and innovation 
☐Education and lifelong learning 
☐Intercultural dialogue, post-conflict reconciliation and conflict prevention 
☐Research and innovation in relation to cultural heritage 
☐Preventing the illicit trafficking of cultural goods 
☐Focus on 2018 events that have a symbolic importance for Europe's history and cultural heritage

 

Does your project share the year’s vision? 

 
 

To apply, kind contact us on: eych2018@gov.mt