A new paper looks at the European Union's strategy in a multipolar world.
How the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 can help strengthen the E.U. and reaffirm the European identity.
The European Union and its Member States stand to gain a great deal by using the 'soft power' of cultural diplomacy, with benefits for the economy through increased market access for European cultural and creative industries, strengthened cultural diversity and the wider sharing of European values. This is the conclusion of areport published today by the European Commission following an initiative by the European Parliament.