News

7 Most Endangered

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

“Save Patarei” petition with over 1,000 signatures presented to Estonian Parliament

Evaluation meeting of 7 Most Endangered programme takes place in The Hague

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

Awards

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

The Netherlands: Bosch Research and Conservation Project receives Grand Prix

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

United Kingdom: Renovation of Cromford Mills Building 17 honoured

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

‘New Narrative for Europe’ closing event held in Brussels

Venice hosts opening event of 2018 EU-China Tourism Year

10 European emerging artists receive their European Border Breakers Awards during Ceremony in Groningen

Europa Nostra participated in the Conference on Hellenistic Alexandria in Athens

Partnerships

2017 on Heritage Times

2017 Winners of Wiki Loves Monuments announced

2017 Exponatec Cologne spotlights cultural heritage

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

Policy

Belgium launches European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018

Europa Nostra publishes Learning Kits on Fundraising, Advocacy and Education for heritage organisations

The First European Education Summit lays the foundations of the European Education Area 2025

Bulgarian EU presidency presents priorities for culture in Brussels

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