Europa Nostra’s Network Project ‘Mainstreaming Heritage’ gets EU support

The Hague, 1 September 2014 – The leading European heritage organisation Europa Nostra announces the start of its new partnership with the European Commission for the next three years in the framework of the implementation of the Creative Europe programme. Following an open call for proposals in support of European Networks launched at the beginning of…

Winners of the 2013 European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage

The European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards has been organised by Europa Nostra and the European Commission since 2002. The awards ceremony was held in Athens under the auspices of Karolos Papoulias, president of Greece. The ceremony coincided with Europa Nostra’s 50th Anniversary Congress. The winners of the 2013 European Union…

Seeking an exit to unemployment

With skyrocketing unemployment, participants and social media commentators grill MEPs Phil Bennion and Inês Zuber for their vision of a more stable job market. EuroparlTV video ID: 497186d5-8e35-4bc5-91c2-a27700c6c1f3  

It is a sad day…

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved friend , colleague and Member of the Governing Board of Intercultural Euro Mediterranean Centre for Unesco , Prof. Ivana Burgjelez, Head of the Centre for Mediterranean Studies of Zagreb University in Dubrovnik after a courageous battle with cancer. Ivana passed away on…

International Forums for the poet Nikos Kazantzakis

In 2014 many forums, round tables and workshops are organized from the International Society of Friends of Nikos Kazantzakis. In Sydney will take place the conference on the “Approaches to the work of Kazantzakis”, in Buenos Aires “Sanctity and Spirituality in Nikos Kazantzakis”, in Strasbourg “Nikos Kazantzakis and Europe: Links & Review”, in Libreville “Nikos…

SAVE EUROPE’S ENDANGERED HERITAGE

On the occasion of Europa Nostra’s 50th anniversary, the Belgium-based rose hybridizer and grower Rosa Mundo decided to honour the mission of the leading European heritage organisation and support its action towards saving Europe’s most threatened monuments and sites with the launch of the Rosa Europa Nostra. For the sale of every rose, the grower…

The future role of Civil Society

IEMC-UNESCO would like increase the awareness regarding the issues of civil society, thus we re-post a very interesting report. “Civil society actors – including NGOs, labour organizations, faith groups and a range of other emerging actors – are more important than ever. The past decade has seen the rise of the increasingly aware, connected and educated global…