On 30 August 2016, the European Commission presented a legislative proposal for a European Cultural Heritage Year in 2018. This proposal is currently discussed by the Council of the European Union und the EU Parliament. The resolution is expected by November 2016. An essential reference for the Commission’s proposal is the concept paper “Sharing Heritage”. It was drafted by the Reflection Group “EU and Cultural Heritage” and presented in Berlin on 13 November 2015.
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