“Routes in Marpissa” has been awarded the label of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018

We are delighted to announce that “Routes in Marpissa” has been awarded the label of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 by the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports and has joined the Year’s events that will be promoted in European and International level.

The festival contributes significantly to the achievement of the Year’s objectives as endorsed by the European Parliament and the EU Council as explained in article 2 of the decision (EU) 2017/864: the exchange of good practices for the protection and management of cultural heritage, the promotion of synergies between cultural heritage and environmental policies, the strengthening of regional / local development strategies focusing on the use of cultural heritage for the development of sustainable tourism, the promotion of the contribution and cultural heritage in education and lifelong learning, with an emphasis on children, young people, seniors, local communities and inaccessible audience.

Throughout the years, “Routes in Marpissa” aims to protect and enhance the rich cultural heritage of Paros in a way that contributes to the sustainable development of our island.

We are pleased to be part of this celebration of Europe’s rich and diverse cultural heritage!

“Our heritage: where the past meets the future”
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