Welcome to the CUPIDO project

Culture Power: Inspire to Develop Rural Areas

Cupido started 1st of September 2018. The project's overall objective is to develop new business opportunities in the cultural and cultural heritage sector around the North Sea, to reinforce the economic position, competitiveness and social cohesion oflocal rural communities in areas with a declining population. CUPIDO intends to strengthen a viable and sustainable future economy, based on the social historic role and core qualities and values of the involved regions,cities and local communities.

CUPIDO is co-funded by the North Sea Region Programme 2014-2020.

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Latest Project News

Middelburg - One of eight pilot areas in CUPIDO

15 January 2020

One of our eight pilot areas in CUPIDO is located in Middelburg in the Netherlands. Here the local partnership consists of businesses, citizen, local …

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New films bring life to unique cultural areas in Värmland

14 January 2020

In Värmland, there are many exciting and valuable cultural areas where 41 of them have been considered so valuable that they have been selected as are…

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CUPIDO presented at Europe Week in Middelburg

19 December 2019

Our CUPIDO partner Municipality of Middelburg in the Netherlands organized a ‘Europe Week’ from November 18th until 29th 2019 where CUPIDO was present…

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CUPIDO partner meeting in Ieper, Belgium

05 December 2019

The fourth CUPIDO partner meeting took place 2-3 December in beautiful Ieper and was hosted by our Belgian partners.

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Another Cupido VR-testbed conducted in Värmland

28 November 2019

In collaboration with Västanå Teater, Region Värmland conducted another VR-testbed. The testbed explored if a theatrical performance could translate i…

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