ERASMUS+: TWO ADDITIONAL CALLS FOR STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS IN RESPONSE OF THE COVID-19 SITUATION

August 31, 2020

Erasmus+ and COVID-19: EU Commission announces two extraordinary calls worth €200M to support EU Digital Education Readiness and creative skills.

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New calls Erasmus+ ‘Digital’ and ‘Creativity & Culture’ deadline: October 2020

August 25, 2020

The European Commission will soon launch 2 new calls for projects on the theme of ‘Digital’ and ‘Creativity & Culture’ in the frame of the Erasmus+ strategic partnerships (KA2)

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FEST online forum #2: Applied Storytelling in the Corona Crisis

May 10, 2020

FEST Online Forum #2: Applied storytelling in Times of Corona Sharing stories is rediscovered in these times of corona. In this forum we would like to explore the ways sharing stories can give comfort in these difficult times

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FEST Survey on the impact of Corona on the Oral Storytelling Community

April 30, 2020

Fill in the survey and help FEST study how the Corona crisis impacts the storytelling organisations & professionals and collect good practice examples of creative solutions to adapt to the lockdown and social distancing conditions.

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FEST online Forum #1: Storytelling during Corona

April 30, 2020

SOLD OUT: FEST online Forum #1: Storytelling during Corona – Thursday the 30th of April, 8 pm – 9 pm (CET) 7 pm (GMT) / 9 pm (EET)

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NOW EUROPE NEEDS CULTURE AND CULTURE NEEDS EUROPE

April 28, 2020

On the initiative of REMA, 39 European networks representing over 5000 organisations in 88 countries, address an open letter to the representatives of the European Union and all European countries to each include culture, live performance and artists in their emergency funds.

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Open call Oral Storytelling Projects in times of Corona

April 27, 2020

The Federation for European Storytelling (FEST) is very concerned about oral storytellers who are in a special position without any kind of safety net. FEST will therefore support existing digitalisation and media-mediated projects, that show how storytellers organise their activities for a remote audience.
Deadline 4th of May.

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SOLD OUT – FEST online Forum #1: Storytelling during Corona

April 27, 2020

Thursday the 30th of April, 8 pm – 9 pm (CET)
7 pm (GMT) / 9 pm (EET)
Without doubt, the current Corona crisis is affecting us all. Some lost all work, others are exploring new opportunities and taking new initiatives. Some of us might be depressed, other might see it as an interesting time. What connects us is that we all have to re-invent ourselves, just like everybody else in Europe and the rest of the world.

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QUARANTINE STORIES – Fight fear with CULTURE

April 21, 2020

Online Storytelling project by: COMPAGNIA RACCONTAMIUNASTORIA (Italy) and TSC – THE STORYTELLING COMPANY (U.A.E)
“Quarantine Stories” is the reaction of Raccontamiunastoria Storytelling Company and its branch in the U.A.E “The Storytelling Company” to the present time.

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FEST Conference 2020 – Bursa cancelled

April 20, 2020

After careful deliberation the FEST board and executive committee together with the conference team in Turkey, decided to cancel the FEST 2020 conference and general assembly meeting in Bursa due to the uncertain situation regarding travel and meetings with groups, as part of the measures taken in the battle against COVID-19.

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