Culture as a Tool for Social Transformation: the role of museums and community

Dr. Karen Brown is the Scientific Coordinator of EU-LAC-MUSEUMS. She is Director of the University of St Andrews Museums, Galleries and Collections Institute.     Contact:

This article is about the project EU-LAC Museums, financed in the framework of the European Union Programme “Horizon 2020”. The project under the coordination of the University of St. Andrews in Scotland works with partners from Chile, Costa Rica, France, Spain, Peru and Portugal. Its objective is to analyse the impact of rural museums in their communities through academic and practical exchange. Read paper