ASEF is pleased to announce that it is now a stakeholder member of the Compendium of Cultural Policies and Trends. As a stakeholder member, ASEF will directly contribute to the development of cultural policy profiles of the 30 European partners of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) and support a community of practice of over 100 cultural policy experts and researchers. 

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The Association of the Compendium of Cultural Policies and Trends is an online and permanently updated information and monitoring system of national cultural policies and related development, initiated by the Council of Europe and ERICarts institute in 1998. The Compendium cultural policy country profiles are mainly drawn up and updated by independent cultural policy experts (i.e. 'expert authors'), in consultation with respective ministries. For more information, please visit