Crafting Europe

Support the Manifiesto for the future of crafts in Europe

Support the Manifesto for the Future of Crafts in Europe launched by members of the World Crafts Council Europe organisation. The Manifiesto towards a European strategy for craft.

The Manifiesto was identified on the basis of a survey identifying challenges made by the World Crafts Council Europe to its members on the occasion of its 40th anniversary.

The results of the survey brough to the manifiesto towards a European Strategy for Crafts and an action plan, both presented on 23th May 2019 in Paris on the occasion of Révélations event.

The action plan includes 6 principal actions, summarising on

  1. Ensure the representation of the craft sector;
  2. Boost entreprising and access to markets;
  3. Addressing the decline in training and supporting the transmission of know-how;
  4. Undertake research to identify and quantify the value of crafts;
  5. Promote the recognition and protection of the crafts sector.

I hereby support the Manifiesto, what about you?

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Author: Dahlia Rodriguez

Handcrafted Textile Garments Crafts & Social Change Learning permaculture and connecting to nature

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