The Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine has said the EU and the British Council are announcing the start of Culture Bridges program with a EUR 1.3 million budget, to support Ukraine’s cultural sector.
The British Council, in partnership with EUNIC, the EU Network of National Institutes of Culture in Ukraine, has announced a three-year program, Culture Bridges, the EU Delegation’s press service reported.
The program is funded by the European Union in support of the implementation of the Ukraine-EU Association Agreement, according to the statement.
The program aims at developing Ukraine’s cultural sector and boosting effective cooperation between cultural operators and organizations of Ukraine and the EU.
The program will run from November 2017 until October 2020.
The EU allocates EUR 1.3 million to finance international mobility projects, national and international cooperation, as well as training and study visits to the EU.
The funds will be disbursed in 100 grants over the next three years.