European Public Libraries Presentation to the Global Libraries

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European Public Libraries Presentation to the Global Libraries team Seattle - February 18 th

European Public Libraries Presentation to the Global Libraries team Seattle - February 18 th 2014

Reading & Writing Foundation • Partnerships & alliances • Close to people: families, healthcare,

Reading & Writing Foundation • Partnerships & alliances • Close to people: families, healthcare, businesses, local governments • Language for Life

WHY?

WHY?

PL 2030 • • • BMGF Global Libraries programme Investment in EU countries Consolidation

PL 2030 • • • BMGF Global Libraries programme Investment in EU countries Consolidation of efforts and information Change perception of EU decision-makers Create demand for library services Open up opportunities for funding

Programme • Advocacy • Communications • People

Programme • Advocacy • Communications • People

European Union EU Advocacy Mapping DG Connect – Digital Agenda DG EAC– Lifelong learning

European Union EU Advocacy Mapping DG Connect – Digital Agenda DG EAC– Lifelong learning DG Employment & Social affairs European Commission European Parliament MEPs Council of Ministers National Agencies National Government Municipal level Society – LOCAL SOLUTIONS Community – Digital Access – learning Business Libraries Social Organisations Adult Education/LLL Other public service providers Book publishers?

Long-term perspective EP Elections New Commission First round evaluations EU 2020 Internal first drafts

Long-term perspective EP Elections New Commission First round evaluations EU 2020 Internal first drafts New internal draft programmes Implementation new programmes First round programme evaluations Public consultations / negotiations New programmes adopted Public consultations Launch post 2020 strategy MFF 2020 -2027

Short- to mid-term opportunities • Post EP elections • New Commission • Upcoming EU

Short- to mid-term opportunities • Post EP elections • New Commission • Upcoming EU Presidencies – Lativa/NL

People • Build up a network of library champions and advocates • EU advisory

People • Build up a network of library champions and advocates • EU advisory group • High-level think-tank • Connect other initiatives/sectors

Communications • • • Website coming online – soon! Social media/newsletter Events planned for

Communications • • • Website coming online – soon! Social media/newsletter Events planned for Autumn 2014 Helpdesk+ Aggregate and present library data Small grants funding programme

Our Brussels Team • Ilona KISH – Programme Director • Agniete KURUTYTE – Programme

Our Brussels Team • Ilona KISH – Programme Director • Agniete KURUTYTE – Programme Officer • Jelle VENNIK – Assistant to H. R. H. Princess Laurentien • Vacant spot for project assistant

International work

International work

NAPLE • How best to co-operate? • What are the limitations of advocacy? •

NAPLE • How best to co-operate? • What are the limitations of advocacy? • What would be useful for you - short-term and long-term

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