EU National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) and Northern Dimension Partnership on Culture (NDPC) have been awarded a grant from the European Commission for the project Support to the Northern Dimension Partnership on Culture. The project was launched on 1 February 2021 and is expected to last 3 years with a budget of over 1.4 million EUR.
The main purpose of the project is to enhance dialogue and practical cooperation across culture and creativity sectors between actors from Northern Dimension countries. The project looks at strengthening people-to-people contacts and cooperation in the Northern Dimension region, enhancing cross-sectoral innovation and cross-border collaboration between CCI stakeholders. It also aims at identifying and filling the gaps when it comes to funding schemes for cross-border collaboration, offering professional exchange opportunities, providing capacity building schemes and opportunities for policy dialogue and networking.
The project will particularly help to further develop NDPC as an efficient and effective body for business-to-business and people-to-people contacts in the Northern Dimension region and contribute to the NDPC Strategy 2021-2024.
Two vacancies at the NDPC Secretariat
NDPC is looking for a Project Manager to oversee the EU-funded project - Support to Northern Dimension Partnership on Culture, a regional project implemented in partnership with EU National Institutes for Culture – EUNIC. The project aims to enhance dialogue and practical cooperation across culture and creativity sectors between actors from Northern Dimension countries as well as to contribute to the implementation of the NDPC strategy. The Project Manager will be implementing the EU-funded project in line with the contract’s stipulations and timeline.
Call for Project Manager candidates can be found here. Application deadline: 22 February 2021.
NDPC is also looking for a motivated Communications Manager to provide communication support to the EU-funded project’s team and NDPC Secretariat. The Communications Manager will take a leading role in elaborating and driving the communication strategy and will be responsible for high quality content development, media relations and digital communications within the project.
Call for Communications Manager candidates can be found here. Application deadline: 22 February 2021.
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