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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 […]

HUBERTUSBURG ASSOCIATION AWARDED

Hubertusburg Castle Friendship Association, a founding member of the ENPP, was awarded the “Political Place” Prize by the district of Nordsachsen (Germany) for its activity to promote local history and its activity in the construction of ENPP.The Association had already been honored in 2013  with the “Citizenship Prize” awarded by the Government of the Free […]

ALCÁÇOVAS (Portugal) CELEBRATED 538 YEARS OF ITS PEACE TREATY

The village of Alcáçovas (Portugal) celebrated its Treaty of Peace with several events during in the week of 4 to 9 September, with the Official Commemorative Session on Monday, 4th September, 538 years after the signing of its Peace Treaty, on September 4, 1479. During the week several conferences related to the Musealization Program of […]