Austria: meeting with Minister of Digital and Economic Affairs Elisabeth UDOLF-STROBL, President of the “Via Habsburg”

15 OCTOBER 2019 VIENNA, AUSTRIA

On 15 October, Mr. Stefano DOMINIONI, Executive Secretary of the EPA on Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe and Director of European Institute of Cultural Routes was invited to meet with Mrs. Elisabeth UDOLF-STROBL, Federal Minister of Digital and Economic Affairs of Austria and President of...

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Committee of Ministers: EPA on Cultural Routes presented to the 47 member States (GR-C)

8 OCTOBER 2019 STRASBOURG, FRANCE

On 8 October, the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe programme was presented on the occasion of the meeting of the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers’ Rapporteur Group on Education, Culture, Sport, Youth and Environment (GR-C) at the Council of Europe Headquarters in Strasbourg. Mrs....

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9th Annual Advisory Forum on Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe (Sibiu, Romania)

2-4 OCTOBER 2019 SIBIU, ROMANIA

On 2-4 October 2019, the 9th Cultural Routes Annual Advisory Forum took place in Sibiu, Romania. The event was organised by the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe (EPA) in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism of Romania. The Forum was officially opened at...

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Certification Ceremony for 5 new Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe (9th Annual Advisory Forum, Sibiu, Romania)

2 OCTOBER 2019 SIBIU, ROMANIA

On 2 October, the official Certification Ceremony for 5 new Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe took place during the 9th Cultural Routes Annual Advisory Forum at the Astra Museum in Sibiu, Romania. The European Route of Industrial Heritage, Iron Curtain Trail, Le Corbusier Destinations:...

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2018 Awards for Cultural Tourism go to 4 Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe (9th Annual Advisory Forum, Sibiu, Romania)

2 OCTOBER 2019 SIBIU, ROMANIA

On 2 October, at the opening dinner of the 9th Cultural Routes Annual Advisory Forum in Sibiu, Romania, 4 Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe received the 2018 award for their “Best Practices in Cultural Tourism along the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe”: ATRIUM, the Iter Vitis...

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Evaluation cycle 2019-2020: 8 “Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe” under regular 3-year evaluation; 3 cultural route networks applying for certification

10 OCTOBER 2019 LUXEMBOURG, LUXEMBOURG

The Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe are all subject of regular monitoring and three-year evaluation procedure through independent expert report and recommendations to assess conformity with Council of Europe Committee of Minister Resolution CM/Res(2013)67. This year, 8 certified Cultural...

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New Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe brochure and leaflet, 2020 edition

10 OCTOBER 2019 LUXEMBOURG, LUXEMBOURG

The new editions of the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe brochure and leaflet have been published, also available online for download. The 2020 update includes the 5 new Cultural Routes certified in 2019 (European Route of Industrial Heritage, Iron Curtain Trail, Le Corbusier...

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Belarus: Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe presented at the Conference “Conclusion, Observance and Interpretation of International Treaties”

20 SEPTEMBER 2019 MINSK, BELARUS

On 20 September, the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe Programme was presented at the Conference “Conclusion, Observance and Interpretation of International Treaties” in Minsk, Belarus. The event was organised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus and the Council of...

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Rumänien, Gastgeber der 9. jährliche Kulturroutentagung in Sibiu, 2-4 Oktober 2019

2-4 OKTOBER 2019 SIBIU, RUMÄNIEN

Die jährliche Tagung für Kulturrouten des Europarates 2019 „Kulturrouten für den Kulturtourismus“ findet vom 2. bis 4. Oktober in Sibiu (Rumänien) statt. Die Veranstaltung wird vom erweiterten Teilabkommen über Kulturrouten des Europarates (EPA) in Zusammenarbeit mit dem rumänischen...

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Schweiz: Kulturrouten des Europarates werden auf dem Middle East Mediterranean Summer Summit 2019 vorgestellt

24 AUGUST 2019 LUGANO, SCHWEIZ

Am Samstag, den 24. August, wurden das Programm der Kulturrouten des Europarates auf dem Forum des Middle East Mediterranean MEM Summer Summit 2019 vorgestellt. Das Forum wurde in Lugano in der Schweiz von der Università della Svizzera Italiana organisiert. Stefano DOMINIONI, Exekutivsekretär des...

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Schweiz: Das Bundesamt für Kultur veranstaltet ein Koordinationstreffen mit den nationalen Vertretern der Kulturrouten

23 AUGUST 2019 BERN, SCHWEIZ

Im Bundesamt für Kultur in Bern, in der Schweiz – Mitglied des Verwaltungsrates des erweiterten Teilabkommens über Kulturrouten des Europarates (EPA) – fand am Freitag, den 23. August, ein Koordinierungstreffen mit Kulturrouten des Europarates über das Land statt. Auf Einladung des Bundesamtes...

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Der Europäische Auswärtige Dienst (EAD) fördert die Kulturrouten des Europarates in China

17-24 AUGUST 2019 CHANGCHUN, CHINA

Am Samstag, den 17. August, wurde in der Changchun-Bibliothek in Changchun (Provinz Jilin), Volksrepublik China, eine Ausstellung über die 38 vom Europarat zertifizierten Kulturrouten eröffnet. Die Ausstellung mit dem Titel „An Encounter on a Journey across Time and Space – Cultural Routes of...

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Turkey: Coordination meeting with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism

4 JULY 2019 Istanbul, Turkey

On 4 July, an Information-sharing meeting was held in Istanbul, Turkey. Organized by the Culture Routes Society, the meeting brought together representatives from the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Turkey, the Via Eurasia Management Committee, the Route of Aeneas working group and several...

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Luxembourg: Mondorf-les-Bains meets the European Route of Historic Thermal Towns

18 JULY 2019 Mondorf-les-Bains

On 18 July, representatives of the European Historic Thermal Towns Association (EHTTA) met the staff of the administration of Mondorf-les-Bains (Luxemburg) to present the European Route of Historic Thermal Towns Cultural Route. Mrs. Simone Zagrodnik, representative of EHTTA, Mr. Pierre Plumer,...

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Austria : Deputy Permanent Representative visits the EPA Headquarters in Luxembourg

28 JUNE 2019 LUXEMBOURG

On Friday 28 June, Mr. Alexander WOJDA, Consul General of Austria and Deputy Permanent Representative to the Council of Europe paid a working visit to the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe (EPA). Mr Wojda met with Mr Stefano Dominioni, EPA Executive Secretary...

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Certification cycle 2019-2020 underway: 8 certified Cultural Routes under regular evaluation; new cultural routes applications now open

JUNE-SEPTEMBER 2019

The Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe are subject to regular monitoring and three-year evaluation procedure through independent expert reports and recommendations. This year, 8 certified Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe undergo the process of regular evaluation: Santiago de...

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France: Exhibition on the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe (June 17th-July 17th 2019)

17 JUNE - 17 JULY 2019 PARIS, FRANCE

On June 17 took place the inauguration of an exhibition on the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe at the Ministry of Culture of France in the presence of Mrs Catherine Lalumière, former Secretary General of the Council of Europe, representatives of the Ministry of Culture, other French...

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UNESCO: Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe present at International Conference on 'Culture 2030 | Rural-Urban Development: The Future of Historic Villages and Towns' in China

10-12 JUNE 2019 MEISHAN, CHINA

From 10 to 12 June, the International Conference “Culture 2030 | Rural-Urban Development: The Future of Historic Villages and Towns” was held in Meishan, Republic of China. The conference programme reflected the shared objective of UNESCO and the People’s Republic of China to promote the role of...

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The Hansa hosted the Training academy 2019 in Visby, Sweden

4-7 JUNE 2019 VISBY, SWEDEN

From 4 to 7 June 2019 the Cultural Routes Training Academy has held in Visby, Sweden. Inger Harlevi, manager of The Hansa, Cultural Route of the Council of Europe organised the event in collaboration with European Institute of Cultural Routes. During 4 days the participants attended information...

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The EPA attends the 64th meeting of the UNWTO Committee for Europe

27-30 May 2019 Zagreb, Croatia

The sixty-fourth meeting of the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Commission for Europe (CEU) was held from 27 to 30 May 2019 in Zagreb, Croatia, and has brought together representatives from more than 40 countries who were welcomed by the Secretary-General of the UNWTO, Mr Zurab Pololikashvili...

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