Watch Marie-Pierre Vedrenne MEP's presentation of the report on the application and enforcement of trade rules. Her aim: to give Europe a protective mechanism in its international trade relations.
With the outbreak of Coronavirus in Europe, the cultural industry is severely impacted by measures to slow down the pandemic. Bookshops, cinemas, theatres, museums and festivals are all at a standstill; their sources of income and cash flow have suddenly come to a halt.
It is suggested by some institutional and cultural actors that no major event can be organised before 2021. All cultural activities bringing together the public, particularly festivals, are facing very great difficulties.