Culturability BSR - Culture for Sustainable Development is
one of the Flagships under the EU Action Plan for the Baltic Sea Region.

The aim of the project

>> To build knowledge on culture as a driver for sustainable development – and through showcasing and demonstration encourage multiplication of good/best/next practices for culture and sustainability in the Baltic Sea Region and from that develop a number of high quality high impact projects in the field.

>> The focus of the project and its follow-up will be to build cooperation between core stakeholders within the creative industries, urban development and social innovation on efforts, which use culture to integrate the environmental, economic and the social dimension of sustainability.

The way the project will be organized

>> The project will organise workshops taking place between January and June 2014
in respectively Rendsburg, Schleswig-Holstein (30-31 January); in Gdansk, Poland and in Riga, Latvia.
Recommendations and proposal from the process will be discussed at a concluding meeting among involved stakeholders in Copenhagen the 1st and 2nd of October, 2014.

>> An innovation process formatallowing spontaneity, adaptation re-assessments of cooperation pathways and networking will be adapted.
All along ideas and proposals will be facilitated to ensure that Culturability BSR will lead to a number of concrete, innovative and useful projects.




> The Nordic Council of Ministers
> The Ministry of Culture of Poland
> The Government of Schleswig Holstein


> The Danish Cultural Institute
> Riga 2014
> Baltic Sea Cultural Centre Gdansk
> Ars Baltica
> Ministri of Justice, Cultural and European Affairs Schleswig-Holstein
> EU strategi for the Baltic sea region
> Starter