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PLACES OF PEACE ROUTE PRESENTED IN BRUSSELS AT HEADQUARTERS OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

On 28th November, Places of Peace Route was presented in the European Parliament during the meeting of EP’s Intergroup “European tourism development, cultural heritage, Ways of St. James and other European Cultural Routes” co-chaired by the Spanish MEP Francisco Millán Mon and with the support of Portuguese MEP Cláudia Monteiro de Aguiar. Faced with an […]

ENPP attended “Trends&Dynamics Conference”, in Lisbon

At the invitation of MEP Cláudia Monteiro de Aguiar, an ENPP delegation composed of Eduardo Basso, President of the Board and Apolónia Rodrigues, coordinator of Places of Peace Route, participated in the Conference “Trends & Dynamics_17 – Mega Drivers for Future Tourism”, a conference promoted in Lisbon for the third consecutive year by that Portuguese […]

Prof. Diogo Freitas do Amaral refers to ENPP

In his book “From Lusitânia to Portugal – Two thousand years of history” recently published in Portugal on the main events which marked the history of Portugal Prof. Diogo Freitas do Amaral makes a reference to the ENPP when it addresses the issue of the Portuguese Liberal Wars of the early nineteenth century and the […]

Poppy Day 2017

The Association for the Promotion of Altranstädt Castle (Germany), as a member of the European Network of Places of Peace, commemorated the Poppy Day and at 11am last November 11 some members of the association met at the memorial of the fallen soldiers of the First World War and put down a container decorated with […]

ENPP met with the Ministry of Tourism of Romania

Youth Forum Romania, member of ENPP and headed by Ms. Lidia Stoichici, met last week in Bucharest with Ms. Steliana Cojocariu, counselor of the Ministry of Tourism of Romania. The meeting analyzed the current state of development of our Network and Places of Peace Route in that country and in Europe, with special emphasis on […]

ALCAÑICES (Spain) in ENPP

On November 7, the President of ENPP, Eduardo Basso, met with the Mayor of the village of Alcañices (Spain), Mr. Jesus Más in order to develop the work of ENPP and Places of Peace Route in this spanish village where was signed the famous “Treaty of Alcañices” between the King Denis of Portugal and King […]

PLACES OF PEACE ROUTE IN THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT NEXT 28th NOVEMBER

On 28 November an ENPP delegation will visit the European Parliament (EP) in Brussels for a presentation of Places of Peace Route during the meeting of the EP Intergroup “European tourism development, cultural heritage, Ways of St. James and other European Cultural Routes” at the invitation of Spanish MEP Francisco MILLÁN MON, co-chair of that […]

ALTRANSTÄDT (Germany) PLANT A “LUTHER TREE”

The Association for the Promotion of Altranstädt Castle in Germany, a founding member of ENPP, had the initiative to plant a “Luther tree” in the gardens of that Castle, with the support of the Markranstädt Municipality to which this castle located 15 Kms far from the city of Leipzig belongs. The plantation of this tree […]

ENPP REINFORCES ITS EDUCATIONAL WORK WITH YOUNG PEOPLE

ENPP and its members spread throughout Europe have been paying increasing attention to the educational work of young Europeans. The last example comes from Germany where  the Hubertusburg Castle Friendship Association, a member of  ENPP, has established a collaboration protocol with the schools of the town of Wermsdorf where the Castle is located, which witnessed […]