New cultural ties between Debrecen and Nagyvárad (Oradea)
Cooperation agreements were signed between the Főnix (Phoenix) Programme Organization Charity Ltd. Co. (Debrecen) and the Bihor Euroregio Foundation (Oradea) on the one hand and between MODEM Modern Debrecen Creative Arts Charity Ltd.Co. and Várad (Oradea) Cultural Journal on the other hand, on May 10, 2018.
In year 2017, Debrecen was the Guest of Honour at the 26th Festum Varadinum. As part of the series of programmes 7 Debrecen and 7 Nagyvárad (Oradea) and/or Bihor county cultural institutions signed cooperation agreements with each other. The signatories undertook to organize joint programmes in their counterparts’ seats. It was an important part of the agreements that in the course of cooperation they would give priority support to Debrecen’s application for the ’’Cultural Capital of Europe 2023” title. As a continuation of the cultural ties, another two respective institutions signed similar agreements.
Photo: János Miskolczi