Dialogue of Cultures

Contributing to global trust-building and peaceful co-existence through intercultural and interreligious dialogue initiatives marks one of three central goals of Austrian foreign cultural policy which defines the necessity for intercultural and interreligious dialogue.

Intercultural Achievement Award
Trainings in Dialogue

Cultural Fora


The network of Austrian Cultural Fora abroad organizes cultural and scientific projects and acts as a service point for austrian creative artitsts as well as scientists.

Austrian Cultural Fora

Cultural Policy - Teaser


On 1 October 2014, on the "Day of Coffee", EUNIC Austria in cooperation with the Fachverband Wien der Kaffeehäuser organises readings in traditional Viennes Cafés. For instance, Chris Pichler reads texts from Georgia and Austria at the Café Prückel.  Österreich.

Day of Coffee


The Multilateral International Cultural Policy focuses on cultural affairs in the context of international organisations like  UNESCO, EU or Council of Europe.

Multilateral International Cultural Policy


Besides the yearbook of the Austrian International Cultural Policy the relevant department within the ministry also publishes several brochures to particular key issues. These can be downloaded, or in some cases, ordered as print versions.