Antenna of Creative Europe Desk Serbia
The agreement on Serbia’s participation in Creative Europe, which was signed by the Minister of Culture and Information, Ivan Tasovac and European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, Androulla Vassiliou, stipulates the establishment of the Antenna as an integral part of the Creative Europe Desk Serbia. In this respect, the representatives of the Ministry of Culture and Information and European Affairs Fund of Autonomous Province of Vojvodina signed an agreement on the establishment of the Antenna of Creative Europe Desk Serbia, thus creating conditions for a comprehensive implementation of the Creative Europe Programme in the AP Vojvodina.
In addition to providing support to the Creative Europe Desk Serbia in the implementation of the Creative Europe Programme, the mission of the Antenna is to observe the specific needs of the AP Vojvodina, such as programming and organizational capacity building of cultural institutes and organisations operating at the level of the AP Vojvodina, preservation of cultural diversity, intercultural dialogue and internationalisation.
The Antenna of Creative Europe Desk Serbia officially commenced its work on 1st January 2015. Its headquarters are at the premises of the European Affairs Fund of Autonomous Province of Vojvodina. This is the first time that the office of a European programme has formed a part of a provincial institution.