Announcement of 29 winners for the EU Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards 2018May 15, 2018
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The leading European heritage network, the European Commission and Europa Nostra, have announced the winners of this year’s EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards. The winners will be honoured at a high-profile Award ceremony on 22 June in Berlin, during the first ever European Cultural Heritage Summit.
The 29 laureates of EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards, from 17 countries, have been recognised for their impressive accomplishments in conservation, research, dedicated service, and education, training and awareness-raising. As a contribution to the European Year of Cultural Heritage, this year’s Awards put special emphasis on the European added value of the selected heritage achievements.
Independent Juries of experts examined a total of 160 applications, submitted by organisations and individuals from 31 countries across Europe, and selected the winners that will present their heritage accomplishments at the Excellence Fair on 21 June at the Allianz Forum. They will also contribute to various other events of the European Cultural Heritage Summit“Sharing Heritage – Sharing Values” from 18-24 June in Berlin.
Co-hosted by Europa Nostra, the German Cultural Heritage Committee (DNK) and the Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation (SPK), the Summit aims to promote an ambitious European Agenda and Action Plan for Cultural Heritage as a lasting legacy of the European Year of Cultural Heritage.
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