11th plenary session of the Steering Committee for Culture, Heritage and Landscape (CDCPP)

23-25 November 2022 Strasbourg, France

The Steering Committee for Culture, Heritage and Landscape (CDCPP) will be holding its 11th plenary session in Strasbourg on 23-25 November 2022. This is the first face-to-face meeting of the Committee since 2019. Participants and observers to the CDCPP are looking forward to exchanging on the...

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First gathering on the implementation of the Faro Convention in Spain

22 November 2022 Siguenza, Spain

The Spanish Ministry of Culture and Sports organised the first gathering on the implementation of Faro Convention that took place on 22 November in Siguenza, Spain. Spain has ratified the Faro Convention in April and the gathering served as a first step towards the elaboration of an...

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Participation of the Secretary General of the Council of Europe in UNESCO's Mondiacult2022 Conference

28-30 September 2022 Mexico

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe participated in UNESCO's Mondiacult2022 Conference, which took place in Mexico from 28-30 September, 40 years after the first meeting. The Secretary General stressed the Council of Europe's commitment to contributing to the achievement of the United...

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Faro Convention Regional Seminar in Tallinn

17-18 October 2022 Tallinn, Estonia

The Estonian Ministry of Culture, the Finnish Heritage Agency and the Council of Europe jointly organised the Faro Convention Regional Seminar that took place on 17 and 18 October in Tallinn, Estonia. The event gathered 70 participants both from governmental sector and civil society from Finland...

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The Faro Convention Action Research Days "Faro Convention: defining heritage together”

27-28 September 2022 Bordeaux, France

The Faro Convention Action Research Days "FARO CONVENTION: DEFINING HERITAGE TOGETHER", organised jointly with the Nouvelle Aquitaine Region and the city of Bordeaux as part of the Faro Convention Action Plan, took place in Bordeaux (France) on 27 and 28 September 2022. These action-research days...

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an event organised by Almasani Association, a member of the Faro Convention Network

International conference “Cultural Heritage: Participatory Approach”

21 September 2022 Novi Sad, Serbia

The Almasani Association, a member of the Faro Convention Network, organised the International Conference “Cultural Heritage: Participatory Approach” on 21 September, in Novi Sad, Serbia. The Faro Convention Secretariat took part in the event, acknowledging the great work of the Almasani...

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Two Strategy 21 dissemination events online

20-21 September 2022 San Millan de la Cogolla/ La Rioja, Spain

We are pleased to invite you to participate in two Strategy 21 dissemination events online, taking place from 20 to 21 September in Spain (San Millan de la Cogolla/ La Rioja).The events are co-organised by the Council of Europe and Fundación San Millán de la Cogolla (SPAIN). On 20 September we...

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The new publication “The Faro Convention at work in Europe: selected examples”

19 September 2022 Strasbourg, France

The Council of Europe’s Culture and Cultural Heritage Division has, in the framework of its Joint project with the European Union: “The Faro Way: enhanced participation in cultural heritage”, produced a new publication entitled “The Faro Convention at work in Europe: selected examples”. This...

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European Heritage Days 2022 shine a spotlight on “Sustainable Heritage”

European Heritage Days 7 September 2022 Strasbourg, France

Sustainable Heritage is the theme for the 2022 European Heritage Days: a focus on the active role of communities building a more sustainable and resilient future for European heritage, in the context of environmental changes and related risks. The European Heritage Days, a joint initiative of the...

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European Heritage Days launched under the Irish Presidency of the Council of Europe

12 august 2022 Strasbourg, France

Ambassador Breifne O’Reilly, Permanent Representative of Ireland to the Council of Europe, has marked the start of the 2022 European Heritage Days season with a special video message from the beautiful surroundings of the historic Parc de l’Orangerie in Strasbourg. As one of Europe’s largest...

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