News

7 Most Endangered

Europa Nostra and EIB Institute on mission to David Gareji complex, Georgia

Nicosia Conference: European experts debate policies, actions and funding to save Europe’s endangered heritage

Bulgarian Ministry of Culture will accelerate the procedure of Monument designation to Buzludzha Monument

European experts on mission to the Buzludzha Monument, Bulgaria

Awards

Europa Nostra contributed to key conference on digital cultural heritage in Cyprus

Apply for European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2019 by 15 November 2018

Europa Nostra reappointed to run European Heritage Awards

Slovenia: Plečnik House celebrated its Award with collaborators and 160 visitors

Campaigns

Sign Now: Berlin Call to Action “Cultural Heritage for Future of Europe”

President Macron visits the Villa Viardot in Bougival on the occasion of the European Heritage Days

Le Président Macron visite la Villa Viardot à Bougival à l’occasion des Journées européennes du patrimoine

Europa Nostra urges the Albanian Government to save the National Theatre from demolition

Climate

Cultural heritage has a lot to teach us about climate change

Congress

President of the European Committee of the Regions Markku Markkula addresses Congress’ participants in Turku

Civil society, national coordinators and EU institutions discussed European Year of Cultural Heritage in Turku

Europa Nostra’s governing bodies meet in Turku

Congress delegates make visits and excursions to Finland’s landmarks

Interviews

3 Questions to Plácido Domingo in National Geographic Magazine

President Tajani: Creating bridges thanks to emphasis on common cultural heritage

Minister Bonnici: Cultural heritage is one common language which all countries can understand

Commissioner Navracsics: “Culture is the hidden gem of our foreign policy”

Members

Europa Nostra’s members visit Potsdam-Sanssouci and the award-winning Winzerberg

2018 appointments and reappointments to the Council of Europa Nostra

Last Board meeting of the outgoing leadership of Europa Nostra in Normandy

Smooth transition of Europa Nostra leadership at Council meeting in Paris

Networking

Europa Nostra’s Vice-President receives Germany’s highest heritage award at a ceremony in Strasbourg

Europa Nostra takes part in European Heritage Days Assembly 2018 in Strasbourg

Declaration “Better Places to Live, Better Places to Visit” presented in Brussels

Cultural heritage projects featured during European Week of Regions and Cities

Partnerships

British historian and broadcaster Bettany Hughes received Helena Vaz da Silva European Award 2018 in Lisbon

Winners of Destination of Sustainable Cultural Tourism Awards 2018 celebrated in Paphos, Cyprus

The Best in Heritage Conference 2018 features excellent heritage projects from all over the world

Winners of the Heritage in Motion Awards 2018 announced in Aarhus, Denmark

Policy

Report on fostering the contribution of culture to social inclusion released

European Parliament intergroup discusses achievements of European Year of Cultural Heritage

“Berlin Call to Action: Initiatives deriving from the Award winning Centuries of Bač project” held in Serbia

Ringing the bells for peace during the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018

Press Releases

Plácido Domingo and EU Commissioner Navracsics announce Europe’s top heritage award winners 2018 in Berlin

Cultural Heritage for the Future of Europe: call issued at Berlin Summit

Inspiring #Ode2Joy interpretation by Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja premiered at Berlin Summit

British historian and broadcaster Bettany Hughes wins Helena Vaz da Silva European Award 2018

Press Releases Awards

EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards 2018: 29 winners from 17 countries announced

Heritage for Europe celebrated at Awards Ceremony in Turku

Plácido Domingo and EU Commissioner Navracsics announce Grand Prix winners of the European Heritage Awards 2017 in Turku

Turku hosts European Heritage Congress 2017 from 11-15 May

Speeches

Speech – Plácido Domingo – European Heritage Awards Ceremony 2018

Speech – Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović – Ceremony for Centre of Visual Arts & Research in Nicosia

Speech – Prof. Jacek Purchla – Closing of the 41st session of the World Heritage Committee

Speech – Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović – 41st session of the World Heritage Committee

Summit

Europe’s best heritage achievements 2018 celebrated in Berlin

Presidents of France, Romania and Portugal sent personal messages to European Cultural Heritage Summit

The European Heritage Alliance 3.3 contributes to European Cultural Heritage Summit

Berlin State Library hosts Europa Nostra General Assembly and manuscript handover ceremony

Testimonials

Owen Bonnici, Maltese Minister for Justice, Culture and Local Government

Plácido Domingo

Androulla Vassiliou

Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović