Online event: Valorization of Natural Heritage: Best practices from 13 European municipalities (07. & 08. April)

As part of the PUNCH network Citizens of Europe invites you to the the 4th International ONLINE Meeting on EU policies and programs to promote the Valorization of Natural, Tangible and Intangible Heritage on the 7th and 8th of April, organized by the Municipality of Vila Nova de Cerveira (Portugal), through of a ZOOM event.

During this event, participants will have the opportunity to experience the oldest Art Biennial in the Iberian Peninsula, the “Cerveira International Art Biennial”, and “Aquamuseum inside and outside doors”. The event
will also be a time for sharing good practices between partners on the topic of this event.

What: International meeting hosted by out partner Municipality of Vila Nova de Cerveira (Portugal)
When: 07th and 08th of April (12.15 pm to 14.15 pm and 12.15 pm to 14.30 pm)
Where: Online via Zoom
How: Please fill out our Registration Form (refer to Citizens of Europe as partner organisation)

More about PUNCH: PUNCH (Participation of Uderrepresented citizens for the valorization of the Cultural Heritage) is a network of 16 partners (local administrations and civil society organisation) from 13 countries. Its main aim is to give underrepresented groups the opportunity to intervene in the debate of the EU policies about the valorization of the Cultural Heritage.


07th April
12:15h | 12:25h PUNCH project Welcome speech – Mr.Marcin Barczykowski, Mayor of Dabrowa (PL) and Evangelista Leuzzi, project Manager
12:25h | 12:35h
Welcome speech – Mr. Fernando Nogueira, Mayor of the Municipality of Vila Nova de Cerveira
12:35h | 13:10h
Cerveira International Biennial of Art – Paulo Martins, Cerveira Art Biennial Foundation
13:10h | 13:30h
Aquamuseum of Minho River – an element to promote Natural and Cultural Heritage, Carlos Antunes, Director of Aquamuseu do Rio Minho
13:30h | 13:40h
Vila Nova de Cerveira a European town focused on a sustainable future, Manuela Ferreira, Municipality of Vila Nova de Cerveira
13:40h | 13:50h
Conclusions and end of the first session.

08th April
12:15h | 12:30h Welcome of participants, Mr. Evangelista Leuzzi, project coordinator
12:30h | 14:00h
“EU Natural Heritage for the inclusion of disadvantaged citizens” – exchange of good practices – all the partners
14:00h | 14:15h
Conclusions, feedback and end of the meeting.

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