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April 19, 2018 4:50 PM

Serenade for a Factory Chimney - EFAITH theme months

As part of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018, the factory chimneys will be placed centrally in the campaign for industrial heritage during the month of May by EFAITH, the European Federation of Associations of Industrial and Technical Heritage.

April 10, 2018 5:15 PM

The new website of Strategy 21 has been launched

Based on the core values of the Council of Europe, Strategy 21 seeks to encourage and facilitate the implementation of the heritage-related conventions through a shared and unifying approach to cultural heritage and its management.

March 21, 2018 11:01 PM

E-FAITH - April will be the theme month of Mining and Metals

As part of the industrial heritage campaign of the European Year of Cultural Heritage, EFAITH has defined six theme months. April will be the theme month of Mining and Metals, remembering the fact that on 18 April 1951 the European Coal and Steal Community (ECSC) was established by the Treaty op Paris.

March 10, 2018 11:10 AM

#Ode2Joy Challenge

The #Ode2Joy Challenge is a participatory creative and social media initiative launched by Europa Nostra celebrating Europe’s cultural heritage – both tangible and intangible – on the occasion of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018. It seeks to unlock creativity and encourage participants to make an “#Ode2Europe” as a humanistic and cultural project, based on shared values, history & heritage.

March 2, 2018 1:23 PM

Dohány Street Synagogue has been to be awarded with European Heritage Label

The European Commission decided on 1 March 2018 to add nine sites celebrating and symbolising European ideals, values, history and integration to the European Heritage Label list.

January 23, 2018 5:04 PM

European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 –the yearly program launched in Hungary

„The greatest achievements and heroes of Hungarian culture have their well-deserved place among the most important achievements of European culture,” said Tibor Navracsics, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport at the opening event of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 on 22nd January in Budapest, on the Day of Hungarian Culture.

December 15, 2017 10:29 AM

The European Investment Bank Institute announced its Artists Development Programme

The European Investment Bank (EIB) Institute has announced its Artists Development Programme (ADP) (Cultural Heritage: Dealing with History through Art) for 2018 in the framework of the European Year of Cultural Heritage.

December 8, 2017 4:14 PM

Eurobarometer survey on European Cultural Heritage

The Eurobarometer survey assesses the attitudes and opinions of Europeans about cultural heritage, investigating their personal involvement, interest, and the perceived importance and values they attach to Europe’s cultural heritage. It also looks into the impact of cultural heritage on tourism and jobs, accessibility, and responsibilities for its protection in Europe.

December 7, 2017 3:31 PM

Celebrating the cultural heritage of Europe in 2018

The 2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage has been officially launched on the first day of the European Culture Forum in Milan on 7th December. The Thematic Year will put the spotlight on Europe's wealth of cultural heritage, showcasing its role in fostering a shared sense of identity and building the future of Europe.

December 5, 2017 2:58 PM

Dohány Street Synagogue among the nine sites up for the European Heritage Label

Twenty five heritage sites were preselected this year by 19 participating EU Member States, out of which an independent panel selected the nine sites that are proposed for inclusion to the European Heritage Label List. This can bring to thirty eight the number of sites which have received the Label so far.