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ENPP MEETING IN MARKRANSTÄDT (Germany)

The 13th ENPP European Meeting took place, as scheduled, from the past 14th to 17th of October, in the city of Markranstädt (Germany). It was the first meeting of the Network after the pandemic period, but even so the presence of delegations from some countries, namely from Eastern Europe, was hampered due to the most […]

Dr. Georg Müller, founder of ENPP, died today

Dr. Georg Müller, former president of the Hubertusburg Castle Friendship Association (Wermsdorf, Germany), passed away today. It’s really very bad news for the family, for the Hubertusburg Castle Friendship Association (Member of ENPP), for Wermsdorf and for the European Network of Places of Peace, which he co-founded and started working with in 2007 when our […]

ENPP DELEGATION MEETING WITH THE AMBASSADOR OF TURKEY IN PORTUGAL

Last Monday, September 20, an ENPP delegation consisting of Eduardo Basso, President of ENPP  and Apolónia Rodrigues, Coordinator of Places of Peace Route, was received at the Turkish Embassy in Portugal by the Ambassador, Ms. Lale Ülker and the First counselor of the Embassy, ​​Ms. Sükrüye Bayar Balcius following the visit that an ENPP delegation […]

ENPP JOINED THE “RINGING THE BELLS FOR PEACE&HERITAGE” INITIATIVE

  On September 21st the bells will ring across Europe This Tuesday, 21st of September, celebrates 40 years of the institution by the General Assembly of the United Nations of the International Day of Peace. To mark this date, the European civic association “Europa Nostra” has launched a Europe-wide initiative called “Ringing the Bells for […]

New Exhibition opened at Hubertusburg Castle (Germany)

As announced, a new exhibition was inaugurated last Saturday, September 11, at Hubertusburg Castle (Wermsdorf, Germany) entitled “My Hubertusburg” in a joint project by the Municipality of Wermsdorf and the Dresden State Art Collection and will be on display at that space until November 7th. The Castle of Hubertusburg, whose Friendship Association is a founding […]

ALCÁÇOVAS (Portugal) CELEBRATES 542 YEARS OF ITS PEACE TREATY

On the 3rd and 4th of September 2021, on the initiative of the Municipality of Viana do Alentejo, member of ENPP, several initiatives and events commemorate the 542 Years of the Treaty of Alcáçovas/Toledo, also known as “Paz de Alcáçovas”, signed on 4 September of 1479. The commemorative initiatives will take place at Paço dos […]

ENPP DELEGATION VISITED THE CITY OF EDIRNE (TURKEY)

A delegation from ENPP, constituted by Eduardo Basso, President of the Board, Apolónia Rodrigues, Coordinator of the Places of Peace Route and Áurea Rodrigues, President of the Scientific Council, visited the city of Edirne on August 24th and 25th, whose Municipality is a founding member of the Network and which recently regained its activity in […]

Hubertusburg Castle (Germany) with a new exhibition next September

The new exhibition at Hubertusburg Castle in Wermsdorf, scheduled for this year, is now in the process of being realised, and for the first time local people are also involved because the Dresden State Art Collections (SKD), the entity responsible by this German Castle, have invited everyone who feels connected to the castle to help […]

“PLACES OF PEACE” CONFERENCE WAS SUCCESSFUL

The 1st International and Interdisciplinary Conference “Places of Peace: Making Europe throughout Peace Treaties“, held online on June 30th, was very successful both in terms of the quality of the presentations presented and in terms of the number of participants. The Conference began with an opening speech by the President of the Board of the […]