• EESC to reward civil society projects that demonstrate the power of culture and common European values

    In the European Year of Cultural Heritage, the EESC will be rewarding civil society projects that demonstrate the power of culture and common values to reunite Europe. For its 2018 Civil Society Prize, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) will choose a winner from among five non-profit organisations – two from Germany and one

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  • Parlamentarium – Visiting European Parliament

    Many tourists and locals in Brussels don’t realize that they can actually visit European Parliament and get a glimpse of this giant institution representing the pillar of European unity and democracy. Parliamentarium, the European Parliament’s Visitors’ Centre, opened in October 2011 and was already visited by 1.5 million people. European Parliament and EU quarter are considered

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  • Covenant of Mayors: 10th Anniversary

    Covenant of Mayors celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2018, and with the 2020 milestone coming closer, the Covenant Ceremony and Investment Forum in Brussels were perfect occasions for to reinforce the ideas behind this organization. Since 2008, the Covenant of Mayors Ceremony is a political event that gathers the Covenant of Mayors Community. It is

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  • European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 – key points

    (Press release) The European Commission has published the awaited Communication (COM(2016) 543), regarding its proposal to the European Parliament and Council to designate 2018 as the European Year of Cultural Heritage (EYCH). The proposal includes several references to tourism, particularly sustainable cultural tourism. In particular, one of the three main objectives of EYCH2018 includes interalia

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  • 3 Things that We Presented at the EuroPCom

    EuroPCom, the European Conference on Public Communication, is the meeting point for communication managers and senior experts from local, regional, national and European authorities. The seventh edition of European Conference on Public Communication – EuroPCom 2016 focused on many interesting topics. With a theme ‘Reflecting on Europe’ the sessions concentrated on empowerment of citizens, open data, effective campaigning, online transparency, and communication

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