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7 Most Endangered

Call for Nominations for 7 Most Endangered 2021: Let’s save Europe’s endangered heritage sites together!

Europa Nostra strongly condemns the brutal demolition of the Albanian National Theater in Tirana

European Call to Save 7 Most Endangered Heritage Sites

Europe’s 7 Most Endangered heritage sites 2020 announced

Awards

European Heritage Awards Ceremony 2020 – Live online – 10 November

Excellence Fair 2020 – Digital Edition

Italy: Ceremony for Turin Papyrus Online Platform at Museo Egizio attracts over 13,000 viewers

Switzerland: Restoration of Manor Farm of Bois de Chênes honoured

Campaigns

Europa Nostra supports UK campaign to safeguard rare mural by Hungarian artist Mayer-Marton in Oldham Church, Fitton Hill

United in difficult times: Europa Nostra supports appeal to reduce negative impact of COVID-19 on tourism sector

It is unacceptable to intentionally target cultural heritage as a weapon of war

Europa Nostra appeals to preserve “in situ” the antiquities at the Venizelos Metro Station in Thessaloniki

Climate

Europa Nostra and ICOMOS to publish European Heritage Green Paper in November

Collaboration launched on a “European Heritage Green Paper”

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 – Sir Christopher Audland, Honorary President of Europa Nostra

IN MEMORIAM – HRH Infanta Doña Pilar de Borbón, President of Europa Nostra (2007-2009)

“There is no Brexit in Europa Nostra”

CLOSER TOGETHER WHILE STAYING PHYSICALLY APART

Networking

Europa Nostra stands by Lebanon, its people and cultural heritage in time of need

Europa Nostra Agora launched

Particle Physicist Fabiola Gianotti receives the Helena Vaz da Silva Award

Europa Nostra supports the creation of a History teaching Observatory for Peace in Europe

Partnerships

Food tells us about our history: discover it with the Food is Culture online exhibition

José Tolentino Mendonça, Portuguese Poet and Librarian of the Vatican Library, wins Helena Vaz da Silva European Award 2020

Destination of Sustainable Cultural Tourism Awards 2020: Apply by 1 July

CULTURAL HERITAGE IN ACTION: Submit your innovative heritage practices in cities & regions by 27 April

Policy

Europa Nostra publishes extensive Paper on challenges and opportunities presented by the COVID-19 pandemic for the heritage world

THIS IS THE MOMENT FOR OUR EUROPE & FOR OUR HERITAGE

Findings on the consultation on the impact of COVID-19 on the heritage world to be released in October

European Heritage Alliance Manifesto conveyed to EU Leaders ahead of next European Council meeting in Brussels

Press Releases

Statement: Europa Nostra calls for the preservation of the cultural heritage integrity of Hagia Sophia

First-ever ILUCIDARE Special Prizes: 6 projects in heritage-led innovation and international relations shortlisted

EUROPE’S TOP HERITAGE AWARDS HONOUR 21 EXEMPLARY ACHIEVEMENTS FROM 15 COUNTRIES

14 European heritage sites shortlisted for the 7 Most Endangered programme 2020

Press Releases Awards

Europe’s top heritage award winners celebrated in Paris

European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2019: Winners announced

The Paris Fire Brigade, the Guardian Angels of Notre-Dame, receive the European Heritage Award / Europa Nostra Award

Un Prix européen du patrimoine / Prix Europa Nostra décerné à la Brigade de Sapeurs-Pompiers de Paris, les Anges Gardiens de Notre-Dame

Speeches

Speech – Plácido Domingo – Grande Soirée du Patrimoine Culturel 2019

Speech – Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović – “Civil Society for rEUnaissance” in Brussels

Speech – Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović – Inter-Parliamentary Committee Conference European Cultural Heritage in Brussels

Speech – Plácido Domingo – European Heritage Awards Ceremony 2018

Summit

Versailles unveils its unknown heritage gems to Paris Summit delegates

Restoration works of the Villa Viardot in Bougival launched during European Heritage Summit 2019

Policy Debate: From the Berlin to the Paris Summit and beyond: Relancer l’Europe par la culture et le patrimoine culturel !

Policy Debate: Which innovative financing sources for Endangered Heritage in Europe?

Testimonials

Bettany Hughes

Joseph Calleja

Jorge Chaminé

Valentina Volpe