Forum Krakow was established as one of the informal effects of the Polish Culture Congress, which was held in Krakow in 2009.
Forum is self-governing, voluntary and permanent association of people working for the cultural animation. Forum is a joint initiative of the Malopolska Institute of Culture and the CAL Association. Member of the Forum Krakow can be a person representing the cultural organization (public institution or NGO) or person active in the field of cultural animation. The goals of the Forum Krakow are:
- Exchange of experiences and information, as well as the integration of persons engaged in the cultural animation;
- Promoting good practices in the sector of cultural animation;
- Representing cultural animation to central and local government bodies.