The LIFE programme in the island of Skyros, implemented by the Municipality of Skyros, ELLINIKI ETAIRIA - Society for the Environment and Cultural Heritage and The Hellenic Ornithological Society is one of the finalists for the annual European Natura Awards 2016! It is also eligible for the EU Citizens Award to be determined by on-line voting until midnight on Sunday 8 May 2016! Vote here and support Skyros candidacy, NOW: http://natura2000award-application.eu/finalist/2678
Two exceptional projects are among the winners of the Europa Nostra Awards 2016 and eligible for the Public Choice Award: a/ the Byzantine Church of St. Peter in Kastania, Mani and b/ the Traditional Watermill in Ag. Germanos, Prespes. Vote for your favourite project, until midnight, 8 May 2016: http://vote.europanostra.org/ and win a trip to Madrid!
A Special Event at The Hellenic Centre, 16–18 Paddington Street, London.
The Anglo-Hellenic League, with the support of the Hellenic Centre and sponsorship from the A. G. Leventis Foundation, invites you to an illustrated talk by Costa and Lydia Carras, Founders of ELLINIKI ETAIRIA, on the struggles, successes and continuing work of ELLET to preserve the natural environment and cultural heritage of Greece.
On Sunday, 15 November 2015 the Greek Paths of Culture were inaugurated in Aegina. A glorious sunshine, with hundreds of hikers of all ages (from 4 to 94 years old!), local
food and traditional music, created the perfect scenery for an
unforgettable celebration in the Ancient Olive Grove of the island...
Kampos of Chios has been shortlisted among the 14 most endangered heritage sites in Europe, as announced today by Europa Nostra and the European Investment Bank Institute: an important step towards the protection of the historic site, in view of the announcement of the final results of the "7 Most Endangered" programme 2016, in Venice, on 16/3/2016. Read more...
The Paths of Culture in Samothrace were selected among the most important programmes for the promotion of cultural heritage in Europe and will be presented on 2nd October 2015 in Paris, at the “Week of Cultures” / “Semaine des Cultures Etrangeres – Nos environnements”.
"Ensuring that the historic centre of Athens is safe, clean and welcoming are the priorities of the newly launched Organizations and Citizens Network for the Historic Centre of Athens, presented to the press on Tuesday..."