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PRIORITY 3 - Networking and people-to-people cooperation

“Museums without Barriers” – Coalition of Polish and Ukrainian museums for provision of professional service to disabled visitors

Lead PartnerRegional Museum in Stalowa Wola (Poland)

Partnership Lviv Historical Museum (Ukraine)
Andrey Sheptytsky National Museum in Lviv (Ukraine)
Polish Association of the Blind (Poland)

Total budget187 462,38 €

Programme Contribution168 716,14 €

Duration24 months

Measure3.1. Regional and local cross-border cooperation capacity building

Project ref. numberIPBU.03.01.00-18-400/11

The main project objective is to support cross-border development processes with a focus on minimizing barriers for the disabled to access the cultural goods.

The project activities include diagnosis of the status of architectural and educational accessibility of Polish museums to the disabled, educational and training activities to disseminate knowledge on provision of service to the disabled, construction and operation of internet platform called “Museums without Barriers” in Polish and Ukrainian, organizing and fitting out an Academy educating museum staff in provision of service to the disabled and formation of a coalition of the Polish and Ukrainian museums.

The project shall result in increased accessibility of museums to the disabled in the border areas and in improved qualifications of the personnel to provide better educational services for the disabled in the field of culture.



Lucyna Mizera
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