DANUrB+ DANube Urban Brand + Building Regional and Local Resilience through the Valorization of Danube’s Cultural Heritage

  • DANUrB+ - LET’S CELEBRATE THE DANUBE DAY IN ALL COUNTRIES ALONG THE RIVER!
    - 30-06-2021
    LET’S CELEBRATE THE DANUBE DAY IN ALL COUNTRIES ALONG THE RIVER!

    Danube Day is celebrated on June 29 along the whole River Basin. It highlights the anniversary of the Danube River Protection Convention, signed on June 29, 1994, in Sofia, Bulgaria. All countries of the Danube Basin jointly cherish and...

  • DANUrB+ - PARTNER MEETINGS AND WORKSHOPS WITH STAKEHOLDERS!
    - 29-06-2021
    PARTNER MEETINGS AND WORKSHOPS WITH STAKEHOLDERS!

    The effective engagement and participation of stakeholders is a key factor in the DANUrB+ Project. The stakeholder meetings are part of the awareness buildings + engagement and a lot of the partners succeeded in having such (mainly in person),...

  • DANUrB+ - THE ATLAS AIMS TO ENHANCE THE INTERNATIONAL VISIBILITY OF SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED CITIES AND TOWNS ALONG THE DANUBE
    - 28-06-2021
    THE ATLAS AIMS TO ENHANCE THE INTERNATIONAL VISIBILITY OF SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED CITIES AND TOWNS ALONG THE DANUBE

    The Atlas of DANUrB+ cities is one of the key deliverables of Interreg DANUrB+ Project. The main aim of the Atlas is to enhance the international visibility of small and medium-size cities and towns along the Danube from Bratislava to the Delta...

  • DANUrB+ - 5TH DANURB+ INTERNATIONAL PARTNER MEETING AND CULTURAL TOURS IN SOMBOR, SERBIA
    - 25-06-2021
    5TH DANURB+ INTERNATIONAL PARTNER MEETING AND CULTURAL TOURS IN SOMBOR, SERBIA

    The 5th DANUrB+ International Partner Meeting took place in Sombor, Serbia on June, 15-17, 2021. It gathered journalists from Croatia and Serbia and more than 90 participants from the 6 different partner countries (Hungary, Serbia, Romania,...

  • DANUrB+ - LAUNCHING THE DANUrB+ SUMMER SCHOOL: URBAN EXPLORATION WORKSHOPS FOR YOUTH IN GIURGIU
    - 21-06-2021
    LAUNCHING THE DANUrB+ SUMMER SCHOOL: URBAN EXPLORATION WORKSHOPS FOR YOUTH IN GIURGIU

    Urboteca, a mobile lab for participatory urbanism part of Association for Urban Transition is officially launching  the DANUrB+ Summer School: Urban Exploration Workshops for Youth as part of the local activation of international project DANUrB+...

  • DANUrB+ - “Danube Days” Festival in Giurgiu 2021
    - 21-06-2021
    “Danube Days” Festival in Giurgiu 2021

    Association for Urban Transition relaunches the “Danube Days” Festival in Giurgiui in partnership with "Ion Mincu"  University of Architecture and Urbanism and Giurgiu Municipality. From 26th to 27th of June, residents of Giurgiu are invited to...

  • DANUrB+ - CULTURAL TOURS, SITE VISITS AND CITY WALKS WILL SPICE UP THE DANURB+ INTERNATIONAL PARTNER MEETING
    - 10-06-2021
    CULTURAL TOURS, SITE VISITS AND CITY WALKS WILL SPICE UP THE DANURB+ INTERNATIONAL PARTNER MEETING

    The DANUrB+ International Partner Meeting in Sombor, Serbia will be held on 15th – 17th June 2021.  Its overflowing program will allow participants to visit several attractions and to gain knowledge from the best practices in the field of...

  • DANUrB+ - THE DANURB QUALITY LABEL – COLLECTING GOOD PRACTICES, VALUABLE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ALONG THE DANUBE
    - 26-05-2021
    THE DANURB QUALITY LABEL – COLLECTING GOOD PRACTICES, VALUABLE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ALONG THE DANUBE

    The DANUrB Quality Label stands for and uses the rich cultural heritage, economic and social development, and strong community along the Danube River. This became evident at the DANUrB+ partner meeting, which took place for two days on May 20-21,...

  • DANUrB+ - FREE TOURS REVEAL HIDDEN GEMS ALONG THE DANUBE
    - 17-03-2021
    FREE TOURS REVEAL HIDDEN GEMS ALONG THE DANUBE

    Would you like to immerse yourself in the beauty and discover the secrets of less popular places along the Danube? 12 Tours are revealing the secrets of cities along the Danube in 6 different countries. The tours were created within the...

  • DANUrB+ - LET’S TALK ABOUT THE CONNECTIVE POWER OF THE DANUBE
    - 16-03-2021
    LET’S TALK ABOUT THE CONNECTIVE POWER OF THE DANUBE

    What does DANUrB+ stand for? What is the main goal of the project? What is the connective power through culture and cultural heritage? How can local communities and stakeholders benefit from the DANUrB+ Cultural Promenade? What are the...

  • DANUrB+ - THE DANURB PLATFORM UNITES GOOD PRACTICES OF CULTURAL AND HISTORICAL HERITAGE
    - 05-03-2021
    THE DANURB PLATFORM UNITES GOOD PRACTICES OF CULTURAL AND HISTORICAL HERITAGE

    The DANUrB Platform has been reactivated and is ready to enrich its content with good new practices of cultural and historical heritage in the Danube regions. This became evident at the 3rd partner meeting, which took place on February 26, 2021....

  • DANUrB+ - Christmas Day and Christmas in Đerdap area in Serbia
    - 23-12-2020
    Christmas Day and Christmas in Đerdap area in Serbia

    During the Christmas Day, younger children usually go from house door to house door and people give them presents (candies, nuts, fruits, money ...). The population of this area calls them "koljindeci" or “koledari”. According to the older...

  • DANUrB+ - Christmas Traditions in Bulgaria (Vidin)
    - 23-12-2020
    Christmas Traditions in Bulgaria (Vidin)

    In Bulgaria, Christmas is celebrated on December 25th. Carol singers leave early in the morning to go round the houses as they sing songs and call for health, fertility, and prosperity. Back in time and nowadays, in the region of Vidin, the...

  • DANUrB+ - Christmas Traditions in Bulgaria (village of Milkovitsa)
    - 23-12-2020
    Christmas Traditions in Bulgaria (village of Milkovitsa)

    Soon after Christmas midnight young men, soon married or single, come walking the streets of Milkovitsa, singing. Thus, begins the annual ancient caroling custom. Local women passionately collect and preserve local traditions. About 7 km from...

  • DANUrB+ - Christmas Traditions in Bulgaria (Northeastern Bulgaria)
    - 23-12-2020
    Christmas Traditions in Bulgaria (Northeastern Bulgaria)

    In addition to the timeless traditions on Christmas Eve (the night before Christmas) to serve an odd number of only lean meals, Carolers singing their traditional songs all through the houses, perform the whole ritual of lighting and...

  • DANUrB+ - Customs and Traditions in Romania (Tulcea)
    - 23-12-2020
    Customs and Traditions in Romania (Tulcea)

    In Tulcea, Christmas is a lot more than just decorating the Christmas tree and offering gifts. This Christian holiday is filled with beautiful celebrations, traditions, and superstitions. On Christmas Eve, December 24th, groups of children...

  • DANUrB+ - Customs and Traditions in Romania (Town of Calafat)
    - 23-12-2020
    Customs and Traditions in Romania (Town of Calafat)

    The town of Calafat has been shaped and developed over time in an excellent natural geographical setting, determined by the presence of the waters of the old Danube, on whose left bank is located the settlement. Calafatul, the city of roses,...

  • DANUrB+ - Customs and Traditions in Romania (Giurgiu County)
    - 23-12-2020
    Customs and Traditions in Romania (Giurgiu County)

    In Giurgiu County, the population managed to transmit from generation to generation customs and traditions specific to the southern Vlășcene folk area. The traditions and customs with religious substratum that circulated in the past and were...

  • DANUrB+ - Christmas Traditions in Slavonia (Eastern Croatia)
    - 23-12-2020
    Christmas Traditions in Slavonia (Eastern Croatia)

    In the villages of Slavonia (Eastern Croatia), we can still find some old traditions related to Christmas celebration. For example, on the day of the Christmas Eve, the man of the family should take care of the livestock and feed them abundantly,...

  • DANUrB+ - Christmas Traditions in Slovakia
    - 23-12-2020
    Christmas Traditions in Slovakia

    The Christmas supper varies between regions and families. In general, it has lots of courses including a fish dish, a potato salad (with mayonnaise, pickles and carrots) and a sauerkraut soup – kapustnica, with sausage, meat, dried mushrooms and...

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