We wish all Compendium users, experts, members and partners a healthy and successful new year!! 2021 starts with changes regarding the Board of the Compendium Association.
The new elected board members are: Baiba Tjarve (Latvia / Latvian Academy of Culture) as Chair, Adrian Debattista (Malta / Arts Council Malta) as Vice-Chair, Anna Kanerva (Finland / Cupore) as Secretary General, Andrej Srakar (Slovenia / Institute for Economic Research / Chair of the Assembly of Compendium Experts) as Treasurer and Levan Kharatishvili (Georgia / Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport). Kathrin Merkle (France / Council of Europe) and Andreas Wiesand (Germany / ERICarts) kept their position as board members.
The Compendium community expresses its grateful thanks to the former board members Marjo Mäenpää (Finland / Cupore), Jean-Cédric Delvainquière (France / Ministry of Culture and Communication), Carmen Croitoru (Romania / National Institute for Cultural Research and Training), Kimmo Aulake (Finland / Ministry of Education, Science and Culture), Veronika Ratzenböck (Austria / Österreichische Kulturdokumentation) and Anna Villarroya (Spain / University of Barcelona) for their enormous efforts and commitment over the last three years for the sake of the Compendium and its community.
The new Board of the Compendium Association intends to further develop the Compendium as unique information portal on cultural policy and to continue the successful work realised by the former board.