About International Cooperation

The Agency for Culture and Palaces has the responsibility for a wide variety of assignments beholden to the Ministry of Culture.

The Agency for Culture and Palaces works for government and ministries

The Agency for Culture and Palaces works internationally on the basis of the government platform and strategies in this area, as well as inter-ministerial work groups and the actions plans and focus areas formulated thereby for international cultural exchange. A central component in the Agency for Culture and Palaces' handling of international tasks is the steering committee governed by a cooperation agreement between the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Danish Ministry of Culture on international cultural exchange.

Secretariat, development and communication of Danish culture

In addition, the Agency for Culture and Palaces undertakes secretariat tasks for councils and committees, including projects, studies, and development plans touching on Danish arts and culture and the promotion and development of Danish arts and culture internationally.

Opdateret 12. November 2019


The Unit for Architecture, Design and Crafts and International Affairs coordinates the international activitites of the Agency for Culture and Palaces. General enquiries and questions can be directed to int.samarbejde@remove-this.slks.dk

Danish entities collaborating under the cooperation agreement between the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs:

- Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
- Danish Ministry of Culture
- The Agency for Culture and Palaces
- The Danish Institutes in Rome, Athens, and Damascus
- The Danish Cultural Institute
- The Danish Arts Foundation
- The Danish Film Institute
- The Danish Design Centre
- The Danish Architecture Center
- The Danish Center for Culture and Development
- Danish Lecturers Abroad