News

7 Most Endangered

Experts meet in Tallinn to shortlist heritage sites for the 7 Most Endangered 2018

Spain: Convent of St. Anthony of Padua in the sights of heritage and financial experts

Europa Nostra’s Board gives statement on the endangered heritage site of Hasankeyf, Turkey

Heritage Management Seminar focused on the Synagogue of Subotica held in Serbia

Awards

Great ceremony to mark the rehabilitation of the White Pyramid in Rome

United Kingdom: Renovation of Cromford Mills Building 17 honoured

Memorable ceremony for Rode Altarpiece Research and Conservation Project held in Tallinn

Italy: Ceremony for Carnival King of Europe project assembles 300 people

Campaigns

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

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

Save the House of Bizet in Bougival (France): Contribute to the crowdfunding campaign!

Europa Nostra calls on Malta’s re-elected Prime Minister to make heritage preservation a priority

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

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

Elliniki Etairia celebrates its 45th anniversary with event for over 500 people in Athens

EN Industrial and Engineering Heritage Committee met in Newcastle

40th anniversary of our partner Raymond Lemaire International Centre for Conservation

Public forum dedicated to ‘Social Participation in Heritage Protection’

Networking

Europa Nostra joins forces with European Travel Commission for synergies between heritage and tourism

Italy’s role in the new EU strategy for International Cultural Relations debated

Final report “Culture for cities and regions” presented

Europa Nostra participates in European Heritage Days Assembly 2017 in Strasbourg

Partnerships

Film director Wim Wenders received Helena Vaz da Silva European Award in Lisbon

The Best in Heritage Conference in Dubrovnik showcases 42 state-of-art projects from across the world

Dubrovnik Conference: Heritage is a source of inspiration and a driver of socioeconomic development

Heritage in Motion Awards ceremony 2017 held in Skopje, Macedonia

Policy

Europa Nostra applauds inclusion of education and culture on EU Social Summit agenda in Gothenburg

European Heritage Alliance 3.3 meets to prepare for European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018

Europa Nostra represented at EYCH information session for regions and cities

Romanian edition of Cultural Heritage Counts for Europe launched in Bucharest

Press Releases

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

European heritage experts visit historic moated Castle in Divitz

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