The AEPJ is participating in the conference "Religious Heritage in a Diverse Europe:New Directions in Practice, Policy & Scholarship", which takes place in Groningen between the 19th and the 21st of June.
Today we received a very special visit at Casa Adret, the AEPJ Headquarters: Pauletta Walsh, International Relations Officer of the Office of Religious Freedom of the United States Department of State, along with Saul Mercado (Political Officer) and Eulàlia d 'Ortadó (Political & Economic Specialist), of the US Consulate General Barcelona.
Last week, François Moyse, president of the AEPJ, participated in representation of the AEPJ and the European Route of the Jewish Heritage, in the ceremony of delivery of the Carlos V awards. Some notes on the ceremony by the president of the AEPJ:
This morning, the General Secretary of the AEPJ, Assumpció Hosta, and the AEPJ Director, Victor Sorenssen, have presented in Luxembourg, at the Neumünster Abbey, the European Route of Jewish Heritage of the Council of Europe, within the framework of the process of evaluation of the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe.
Yesterday, Tuesday 4th december, in the framework of the conference #Heritage for Future, organized by the European Desk of Creative Europe of Luxembourg and the European Institute of Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe, Victor Sorenssen, director of the AEPJ, and Stefanie Thomas, Project Manager of CUMEDIAE, presented the Parallel Traces Project: A new lens on Jewish Heritage.
As the European Year of Cultural Heritage (EYCH) is coming to its end and before the closing ceremony in Vienna on 6th and 7th December, the organizers would like to address the question of sustainable support for cultural heritage in Europe and to highlight, together with representatives of the European Commission, the Council of Europe and Europa Nostra, the potential of European networking and funding as well as the legacy of the European Year of Cultural Heritage.