The activities of the Hellenic Foundation for Culture and of the European Cultural Centre of Delphi

Hellenic Foundation for Culture
European Cultural Centre of Delphi
Key objectives of the measure:

Promotion of Greek culture and dissemination of the Greek language across the world. International cooperation in the field of culture.

Scope of the measure:
National, International
Nature of the measure:
Main feature of the measure:

Since its establishment in 1992, the Hellenic Foundation for Culture has founded branches in Odessa, Alexandria and Berlin. It also operates offices or centers in London, Vienna, Brussels, Washington, Trieste, Belgrade, Bucharest, Tirana, Sofia and Melbourne. The Foundation is active in offering Greek language courses, organizing cultural events and producing publications aimed at promoting the Greek language, literature, arts and culture abroad. Furthermore, the HFC heads the Greek network of the Anna Lindh Foundation for Euro-Mediterranean Partnership and Dialogue between Cultures, and is a member of the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC). 

In 2007 the European Cultural Centre of Delphi (ECCD) established “the Young Artists program”, featuring a series of workshops, master classes, lectures and artistic presentations for students and new artists from all the fields of the performing arts, with the aim of encouraging young artists and art students from Greece and other European countries to enter into a creative dialogue, to become acquainted with each other’s artistic proposals and to work together to produce the final result. (EUNIC). In this framework, the ECCD, in cooperation with the network “L’Union des Théâtres de l’Europe" (UTE) and the National Theatre of Greece, organizes a range of activities.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

The enhancement of the extroversion of Greek culture and cultural diversity

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

No data available