European Commission’s White Paper ‘Creative Europe’

26 NOVEMBER 2012

The European Commission has launched a proposal to boost Europe’s cultural and creative industries: Creative Europe.

Meet 'Creative Europe'Download the White Paper Creative Europe – A new framework programme for the cultural and creative sectors (2014-2020).

With a proposed budget of €1.8 billion for the period 2014-2020, Creative Europe aims to reach all strands of Europe’s creative industries, as well as millions of citizens.

Creative Europe entails a proposal for a new financial guarantee facility (to which the European Comissision would allocate more than €210 million), which would enable the cultural and creative sector to access up to €1 billion in bank loans.

The Commission’s proposal for Creative Europe is currently under discussion in the European Parliament and the European Council.

Read more information on Creative Europe here.