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Living Conservation: Rural Heritage Full of New Life

Often building preservation is based on the premises of either being of architectural or historical interest. We could, on the other hand, think of old buildings from [...]

Social simulation: (just) a game to explore possible futures?

To address manifold challenges posed by unprecedented urbanization, municipalities and rural areas across the globe are looking for effective ways of navigating their complex circumstances to attract [...]

“Castles of King Matjaž” Annual Snow Sculpture Festival

While strolling through the magical winterwonderland of the "Castles of King Matjaž" annual snow sculpture festival in Karavanke-Karawanken UNESCO Global Geopark on the border between Slovenia and Austria, [...]

RURITAGE at the Arts Council and Norwegian Research Council conference “Culture above borders”

Our Norwagian partners, Magma UNESCO Global Geopark and the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) were invited to the Arts Council and Norwegian Research Council conference "Culture above [...]

Workshop on the protection of Geoheritage

RURITAGE attracts interest of the Secretary Generals of the Ministry of Environment and of the Ministry of Tourism of Greece last Monday in Athens. The Natural History [...]

“Migrazione e accoglienza come elemento di sviluppo locale per la messa in sicurezza del territorio e l’economia Agricola”

PIAM onlus’ Migration and Integration project held a public meeting at the San Secondo Cultural Center, located in the beautiful countryside of Asti, Italy. This project, which [...]

8th International Conference on UNESCO Global Geoparks

Often building preservation is based on the premises of either being of architectural or historical interest. We could, on the other hand, think of old buildings from [...]

Writers reading afternoon for the public with special invitation for migrants

Last fall, the UNESCO World Heritage Grube Messel organized for the first time, on five consecutive Sundays, public reading afternoons with special invitations for migrants. The series began [...]

“Opportunities in the field of Action For Climate, Environment, Resources Efficiency and Raw Materials in the Horizon 2020 Program: Call 2019”

RURITAGE was present at the most recent Horizon 2020 information day, where the opportunities and challenges for the future of Societal Challenge 5 (Climate action, environment, resource efficiency [...]

Erasmudays – La Valorizzazione Del Territorio Attraverso I Progetti Europei

During the international conference on "The enhancement of the territory through European projects", which was organised by GAL del Ducato sconsrl, various European projects, where presented publicly [...]

“Cultural and creative cities for all” – Knowledge Exchange Platform (KEP), EWCR

During the “Cultural and creative cities for all’ event, innovative solutions in cities and regions to empower people with special needs, minorities, the young and the elderly [...]

Final Conference of the FRAGLA project

The FRAGLA project aims to develop new knowledge of management policy and practice to facilitate integration of values and uses of cultural landscape within the local planning [...]

International Forest Art Trail

Every two years, since 2002, the “Verein für Internationale Waldkunst” organizes the International Forest Art Path in Darmstadt with a different theme. This path of Art is [...]

Sixteenth Coordination Meeting on International Migration

In preparation of the ‘Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration’, the Population Division of the Department of Economics and Social Affairs organized the “Sixteenth Snnual [...]

Rock Event “Cultural Heritage Connects!”

Last June, RURITAGE and seven other European funded projects were invited by ROCK (Regeneration and Optimisation of Cultural heritage in creative and Knowledge cities) to come and [...]