The European Commission website announces that the feasibility study on European information systems supporting the mobility of artists and cultural workers has been published. This study was carried out by ECOTEC for the European Commission within the framework of the pilot project for artist mobility.
According to the Commission, “at the end of 2007, the European Parliament voted an additional line on the 2008 budget of the European Union dedicated to supporting the environment for the mobility of artists through a new pilot project.”
The first element of this pilot project consisted in a feasibility study on a Europe-wide information system concerning the different legal, regulatory, procedural, fiscal, and financial aspects of the transnational mobility in the cultural sector.
This study was carried out by ECOTEC Research & Consulting Ltd. for the European Commission. Its aims where the following:
The study and summary are available on the European Commission website.