Training of German-Polish youth fire brigades on 07.09.2019 in Löbau
As part of the INTERREG Saxony-Poland project "Kommando", about 70 German and Polish children and teenagers, between the age of 8 and 15, met for a joint exercise of the youth fire brigades. At several stations, they practised various fire brigade skills, e.g. lifting heavy loads with hydraulic pumps, as well as performing first aid. Afterwards,... read more
Wismut’s long shadow
Partners of the Saxon-Polish project MineLife have visited the legacy of uranium mining in the surroundings of Bad Schlema on September 4 and 5, 2019. In the Ore Mountains, uranium was mined on military order of the Soviet Union between 1946 and 1990, often without consideration of the environmental impact. Participants of the event learned on... read more
We are World Heritage!
Last weekend the UNESCO World Heritage Committee desided during its meeting in Baku, Azerbaijan, to inscripe the Mining Cultural Landscape Erzgebirge/Krušnohoří along the German-Czech border as World Heritage. Consequently, the importance of the Interreg project "Our World Heritage", which core-consult supports in its implementation and where... read more