... more than a decade of joint action to promote democracy, the rule of law, respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms in Europe ...

Current Events
Today -
by Programme -
by Country -
Search -
Subcontractors and grantees
Print View
Sign in

Joint Programmes - Activities by Country
05 April 2020

Activity Details (ID# 21025)  

Hide Synopsis  
Title Participation in the 11th Venice Fair on cultural goods and activities 
Description The Regional Programme for Cultural and Natural Heritage in South East Europe [Component B - Integrated rehabilitation project plan / Survey of the architectural and archaeological heritage (IRPP/SAAH) jointly implemented by the CoE and the EC] was invited to take part in the Venice Fair 2007. Representatives of Regional Programme countries have promote the national projects in order to benefit from the high level professional participation at the Fair as well as to establish possible future bilateral co-operation. 
Status Completed 
Date 29/11/2007 - 01/12/2007 
Location Venice, Italy
Countries CoE Members: Albania / Bosnia and Herzegovina / Bulgaria / Croatia / Montenegro / Romania / Serbia / ''the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia''
Others: Kosovo*
  Joint Programme Activity - IRPP-SAAH 4
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP IRPP-SAAH 4 - Culture 2000 -Integrated Rehabilitation Project Plan - Survey on Architectural and Archaeological Heritage in SEE - 4th EC/CoE Covenant 2006-2008    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 1 - 2006/DG4/JP/1681   IRPP-SAAH 4 - consolidated process
Expected Result 1.1 - Beneficiary countries have increased the number of Feasibility Studies I up to 18 supplementary sites) or countries have got additional support in order to take advantage of the project for concrete and specific action in capacity building or professional training
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Culture and intercultural dialogue
Line of Action ⇒ V.3 – Protection and promotion of cultural and natural diversity
Programme ☆ V.3.4  Institutional assistance and inter-regional co-operation
Project 2003/DG4/111 Development of communities through cultural heritage (including integrated projects in SEE)
Expected Result 1 Institutional capacity is built, regional development consolidated & cultural heritage enhanced using the methodology proposed by the ''Regional Programme for Cultural and Natural Heritage in South East Europe'' involving 9 states/regions

Working Method

Expert Meeting / Expertise 
Directorate (Service) Education, Culture and Heritage, Youth and Sport (Directorate of Culture and Cultural and Natural Heritage)
CoE Contact DE THYSE, Mikhaël   email
Web Pages
Documents & links
1 http://www.coe.int/TCC  
Last Modified 16/01/2008 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 21025) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) To promote the IRPP/SAAH activities carried out in the 9 participating countries and to make contacts with possible partners for supporting rehabilitation projects. 
Output/Results One stand presented specifically Albanian projects and one other stand was devoted to the CoE. Several hundreds of documents related to the IRPP/SAAH activity have been distributed to visitors. 
Conclusions/Follow Up The participation of the IRPP/SAAH project in the Venice Fiere has been initiated in 2005 with great success and positive impact for the 160 rehabilitation projects elaborated in the 9 participating countries. The Venice Fiere is one of the most important events of that kind in the field of cultural heritage and offers several opportunities to meet professionals and potential partners for projects. 
Participants 15 000 visitors in the Fiere. All 9 countries were invited to organise a stand but only Albania took the opportunity. 
Consultants/Experts 2 local experts (among whom Ida Ossie, Project Leader for the IRPP/SAAH represented the CoE at its stand. 
CoE Secretariat None 
Total No. Participants 15000 
Last Modified


  * All reference to Kosovo, whether to the territory, institutions or population, in this text shall be understood in full compliance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 and without prejudice to the status of Kosovo.  
   Return to the top of the page.