Category Archives: Open Culture

Message to the Cyprus Tourism Trade

Originally posted on Travel Freely:
Cyprus Re-find yourself! Shine as the hub that you have always been. Jean-Claude Baumgarten, Chairman and CEO of CREWE Associates, and former President of the World Travel & Tourism Council, is adamant in his resolve…

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Cyprus Tourism digital content on request, collaborative and crowdsourced

Originally posted on Travel Freely:
Cyprus Tourism awakens to the need for collaborative and crowdsourced content: To your cameras People!! A photography competition for the purchase of photographs from residents to be used to promote the island as a tourist…

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Cyprus in Cambridge

Originally posted on University of Cambridge Museums:
At the beginning of the summer, Anastasia Christophilopoulou at the Fitzwilliam Museum embarked on a project of locating, identifying and reviewing material from Ancient and Medieval Cyprus throughout the University of Cambridge Museums.…

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Campaign review

Originally posted on FutureBridge Cyprus:
From September 4 to October 3 2013 we ran a fundraising campaign on StartSomeGood.com, one of more than 40 crowd funding sites that have emerged in the last five years.  This blog is a review…

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Mail travel advice to Cyprus that sucks

Originally posted on Travel Freely:
Go on! Follow the Mail travel advice and be a sucker, just to be on the cheap side of things. One reason is that you can’t fly there direct from the UK, but have to…

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Transforming entrepreneurship yet again

Originally posted on Open Cyprus in Europe:
Transforming investment mechanisms for sustaining innovation and entrepreneurship: creating community as a FutureBridge FutureBridge in Cyprus is a new social venture. As pioneers we will seek to create the conditions that will nurture…

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Buffer Zone in the Historic Centre of Nicosia among 7 most endangered Europa Nostra Heritage Sites

The 7 Most Endangered for 2013 were selected by Europa Nostra’s Board from the 14 sites shortlisted by an Advisory Panel composed of international experts. Buffer Zone in the Historic Centre of Nicosia in CYPRUS The aftermath of the Cyprus … Continue reading

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Media Buffer Zone Project – Raising Capacities of Civil Society for the Production of Multimedia in Cyprus, the Middle East and South East Europe

Originally posted on The Peace Exchange:
As a follow up to winning the audience award for best project idea at the Power of One Conference held in Nicosia, Cyprus in October 2012, the Media Buffer Zone Project team was invited…

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Remembering Sylvie’s passage across the Green line 10 years ago

A personal account and first hand witness of the days when the border crossings opened the possibility for renewing with a lost territory. Sylvie participates in the preparations and rush to cross the border with her local friends 10 years ago. The Beginning … Continue reading

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Meet me half way in Larnaka on the International Day of Monuments

Originally posted on Travel Freely:
Do you know how the inside of the Larnaka Medieval Castle looks like? Have you ever visited the ancient Kition or perhaps some of the archaeological treasures in the region such as Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement,…

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