The 2023 UNESCO-Greece Melina Mercouri International Prize for the Safeguarding and Management of Cultural Landscapes is now open.
The Prize rewards outstanding examples of action to safeguard and enhance the world’s cultural landscapes.
The Prize was established in 1995 by Greece and named after the actress and activist Melina Mercouri, a strong advocate of integrated heritage conservation and former Minister of Culture of Greece.
The UNESCO-Greece Melina Mercouri International Prize is awarded every two years, and the winner, who may be an individual, an institution or a non-governmental organization, receives an award of US$30,000.
Nominations for the 2023 edition are currently invited until 31 May 2023.