Date of birth: 1981
Place of birth: Polverigi, Italy, during the Festival of Polverigi
First meeting: 15 October 1981, Théâtre Gérard Philipe, Paris
Members: over 500 from more than 50 countries
Geographic distribution: 88% of the membership is based on the European continent.
Organisations founded or co-founded: Roberto Cimetta Fund (arts mobility in the Mediterranean), On The Move (mobility web portal), Balkan Express (platform for collaboration in and with the Balkans), ICARJ (International Coalition for Arts, Human Rights and Social Justice), European Alliance for Culture and the Arts.
Annual turnover managed directly through Brussels office: app. € 500.000
Annual expenditure for the network, adding in partners and co-organisers’ budgets: at least € 1.000.000