News

7 Most Endangered

Finnish Parliament rejects legislative proposal to save Helsinki-Malmi Airport

City of Antwerp decides to rehabilitate the Historic Stage Machinery of the Bourla Theatre

A look inside the Citadel of Alessandria

Europe’s 7 Most Endangered heritage sites 2018 announced

Awards

Winners of the EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards 2018 to be announced on 15 May

Zagreb hosts ‘Europa Nostra: Sharing Heritage – Sharing Values’ exhibition and debate

England starts European Year of Cultural Heritage with great event in London

The Netherlands: Bosch Research and Conservation Project receives Grand Prix

Campaigns

Europa Nostra’s President Plácido Domingo launches #Ode2Joy Challenge

#Ode2Joy Challenge

SAVE the House of Georges Bizet in Bougival, near Paris!

SAUVONS la Maison de Georges Bizet à Bougival, près de Paris

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

IN MEMORIAM – HRH Prince Henrik of Denmark, President of Europa Nostra (1990-2007)

IN MEMORIAM – SAR Prince Henrik de Danemark, Président d’Europa Nostra (1990-2007)

The Estonian Heritage Society celebrates its 30th anniversary with special ceremony in Tallinn

Europa Nostra’s governing bodies meet in The Hague

Networking

Youngsters from across Europe discuss European Identity and Heritage at event in Brussels

Exhibition ‘Targeting Monuments – Targeting History and Memory’ opens in The Hague

Cities in Europe and beyond adopt Geneva Declaration on Human Rights and Cultural Heritage

Workshop on World Heritage, Sustainable Development and Civil Society held in Brussels

Partnerships

2018 Awards Cultural Heritage as an Asset for Responsible and Sustainable Tourism: Apply by 1 July

2017 on Heritage Times

2017 Winners of Wiki Loves Monuments announced

2017 Exponatec Cologne spotlights cultural heritage

Policy

Bulgarian Presidency of the EU hosts conference ‘Cultural heritage for a more sustainable Europe’ in Plovdiv

Europa Nostra issues statement “Cultural Heritage as a key resource for EU’s future Cohesion Policy”

Future cohesion funding – Europa Nostra contributes to public consultation

Future EU funding for culture – Europa Nostra contributes to public consultation

Press Releases

12 European heritage sites shortlisted for the 7 Most Endangered programme 2018

German film director Wim Wenders wins Helena Vaz da Silva European Award 2017

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

Press Releases Awards

Heritage for Europe celebrated at Awards Ceremony in Turku

EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards 2017: 29 winners from 18 countries announced

Turkey: Rehabilitation of Kılıç Ali Paşa Hamam in Istanbul wins a Europa Nostra Award 2017

Switzerland: Philippe Stern’s Collection of Timekeepers wins a Europa Nostra Award 2017

Speeches

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

Speech – Karima Bennoune – Inter-sessional seminar on cultural rights and protection of cultural heritage

Testimonials

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

Plácido Domingo

Androulla Vassiliou

Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović