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Places of Peace Route certification discussed in Alcáçovas Meeting

10th ENPP Meeting  was held last 26th  May in Henriques’ Palace, in the village of Alcáçovas, in the same place where on September 4, 1479, was signed the Peace Treaty  which has the name of this Alentejo village. After a reception by the Mayor of Viana do Alentejo, Bengalinha Pinto and the Mayor of the […]

Youth Forum Romania (Bucharest) joined ENPP

Youth Forum Romania, a non-profit organization based in the city of Bucharest, is the latest ENPP member. The Youth Forum Romania, founded in 2006 by a group of young Romanians with the aim of promoting their rights as young citizens and regarding to play a more active role in Romanian society. This organization will develop the Places of Peace […]

Alcáçovas (Viana do Alentejo), Portugal hosts the 10th ENPP Meeting

The 10th ENPP Meeting will take place on May 26th in the village of Alcáçovas (Paço dos Henriques), the place where, on September 4, 1479, the Peace Treaty with t name of this village of Alentejo Region was signed, by invitation of the Municipal Council of Viana do Alentejo and the Civil Parish Council of Alcáçovas. The 10th ENPP […]

ENPP met in Luxembourg with European Institute of Cultural Routes

An ENPP delegation composed of the President of the Board, Eduardo Basso and the Coordinator of the Places of Peace Route, Apolónia Rodrigues met last December 11 in Luxembourg with the Executive Director of the European Institute of Cultural Routes, Stefano Dominioni. The meeting discussed the certification process of Places of Peace Route as Cultural Route of the Council of […]

Alcáçovas (Viana do Alentejo), Portugal is the newest member of ENPP

On November 30, 2016, the Municipality of Viana do Alentejo (Portugal) unanimously approved the proposal to join the European Network of Places of Peace (ENPP), presented by the Mayor, Mr. Bengalinha Pinto. With the formalization of this accession, the village of Alcáçovas (parish of Viana county), where it was signed on September 4, 1472, the Treaty that ended the War […]

Commemoration of Zadar Peace

The City of Zadar, Croatia celebrated again its Treaty of Peace of 1358, on 17 February, under the aegis of the ENPP. Like in previous years, the Commemorations were centered on the St. Francis Monastery, where this Treaty was signed, in a joint organization of the Municipality of Zadar, Basic School “Islands of Zadar” and the Monasteries of St. […]

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Hubertusburg Association (Germany) hosts a conference on peace and the Youth Peace Award

On 21st and 22nd October, Hubertusburg Castle Friendship Association held the 6th edition of the Biennial Conference on Peace. This year the conference is on the theme “Religion and Peace” and has the patronage of former Prime Minister of Saxony, Professor Kurt Biedenkopf. Meanwhile, the Youth Peace Award that distinguishes the best artistic and literary […]