Cultural Heritage to Innovate and to Stimulate International Cooperation


ILUCIDARE was a three-year EU-funded H2020 project aimed at establishing an international network promoting heritage as a resource for innovation and in international relations through a diversity of collaborative activities.

The policy recommendations resulting from the project’s activities are now available. As a key project partner KEA was task leader on the drafting of this document.

The recommendations highlight the importance of developing a new understanding on the value of cultural heritage by acknowledging its contribution to social innovation, citizens’ engagement to a sustainable future, creative entrepreneurship and  international cooperation promoting mutual understanding. The document stresses the importance of building capacity to enable better cooperation between heritage stakeholders and policy makers. It proposes ways for heritage stakeholders to influence regulatory and policy frameworks for a more holistic and sustainable use of cultural resources.

Read the ILUCIDARE policy recommendations here.

To discover more about the project and its deliverables, please consult the project website:


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