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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.

April 22, 2017 3:01 PM

European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018: why it is important

On 27 April, Parliament votes on making 2018 the European Year of Cultural Heritage. The Thematic Year aims to enhance the contribution of Europe’s rich cultural traditions to economy and society, and to promote culture as an important element of the EU’s international presence.