Democratic governance

CultureWatchEurope: key Partners


CWE is set up under the umbrella of the Council of Europeís Steering Committee for Culture, CDCULT, in close co-operation with the Steering Committee for Cultural Heritage and Landscape, CDPATEP and the European Audiovisual Observatory. It now relies on the Steering Committee for Culture, Heritage and Landscape (CDCPP). In addition, CWE co-operates with:


Council of Europe bodies

including :

the Parliamentary Assembly (PACE),

the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities and

the Conference of International Non-Governmental Organisations.


External partners

External partners from civil society, international organisations, research and academia, such as


the Budapest Observatory,

Culture Action Europe,

the Culturelink Network,


the European Cultural Foundation (ECF) and LabforCulture,

the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC),

the International Cultural Centre of Cracow and




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