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TRANSNATIONAL APPLICATION TO EUROPEAN HERITAGE LABEL HAS BEEN DELIVERED TODAY

The Municipality of Viana do Alentejo and the Association European Network of Places of Peace (ENPP), within the scope of a Protocol established between the two entities, today submitted to the Regional Directorate of Culture of Alentejo (Portugal) a transnational application for the European Heritage Label (EHL) with the common name “Places of Peace” which […]

“PLACES OF PEACE ROUTE” AWARDED WITH 2nd PLANETIERS WORLD GATHERING AWARD

“Places of Peace Route” project, which is part of the larger project of the Association European Network of Places of Peace, won the 2ND prize in the NGO/Associations category, during the “Planetiers World Gathering” event held in the city of Lisbon, last Friday, 22 October. The organization “Planetiers” guides its activity towards the sustainability of […]

ENPP PROMOTES AN APPLICATION TO THE EUROPEAN HERITAGE LABEL

ENPP and its partners in 9 EU Member States have been preparing for a few months an application from the sites in Europe where Peace Treaties have been signed to the European Heritage Label. The European Heritage Label was created by the European Commission and the European Parliament in 2011 and aims to reinforce the […]

Certification of “Places of Peace Route” as a Cultural Route of the Council of Europe entered the second phase of the evaluation process

Following the submission of Places of Peace Route application dossier for Cultural Route of the Council of Europe on 30 July, the Secretariat of the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes (EPA) informed the Borad of ENPP and the management of the Route that the documentation submitted complies with the criteria established by the Council […]

„Call for Papers” of the „Places of Peace Conference” opens

In a joint organization of the European Network of Places of Peace, the Center for Advanced Studies in Tourism of the University of Bologna and the CIDEHUS of the University of Évora, the 1st Annual International Interdisciplinary Conference on the theme „Places of Peace: Making Europe throughout Peace Treaties” already has a date set for […]

VASVÁR (Hungary) commemorated its „Day of Peace”

The Municipality of Vasvár, member of ENPP,  organizes every year on August the „Day of Peace” in memory of the peace treaty signed on 10th August 1664, after the victory over the Ottoman-turkish army forces, and this year’s Day of Peace was held on 15th August, 2020. The aim of this event was to present […]

Peace Treaty of Alcáçovas (Portugal) was signed 541 years ago

Today, 541 years have passed since the signing on September 4, 1479, at Paço dos Henriques, in Alcáçovas (Portugal), of the Peace Treaty between the crowns of Castile and Portugal which  ended the War of the Succession of the Kingdom of Castile. This important treaty was also responsible for defining for the first time the […]

MORE HEALTH, MORE EUROPE OF CITIZENS, MORE EUROPE OF PEACE

The COVID-19 epidemic spread across Europe and the world, infecting millions of people and reaching hundreds of thousands of fatalities. During the most severe period of the pandemic, life stopped in most European countries with profound restrictions on the movement of people, confinements at home, commercial and industrial activity and social life reduced to historic […]