Clockwise: Santa Misericordia - Olinda-Recife, Brazil; The Mill at Le Gualchiere - Bagno a Ripoli-Florence (Italy); Archita/Arkeden - Transylvania (Romania) Restoration of Von Sternburg House and park; Temple of Apollo - Cyrene (Libya); and Mosaics from Cyrene

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2014

August - Archita Music Festival w. Basle Symphony & Vienna State Opera SEE
June - Francesco Bandarin Retired from UNESCO SEE
June - Archita Clinic Funding from Tirgu Mures Council SEE
May - HRH The Prince of Wales Honored by President Basescu SEE
May - Trustee re-launches Traditional Boy Scout Movement SEE
Apr - ITKI-UNESCO Founder Pietro Laureano article SEE
Jan - Release of "Knowledge Keepers" by Kogainon Films SEE


2013

Report on 2013 SEE
Dec - Tirgu Mures Council (Romania) Clinic MOU SEE
Dec - U.N. Economic and Social Council SEE
Nov - ITKI-UNESCO Landscape Conference, Matera, Italy SEE
Sept - Book Publication by Father Vasile SEE
Sept - Tirgu Mures Palace of Culture Centenary Event SEE
Sept - UNESCO Greetings for Tirgu Mures SEE

August - Saxons Return Visit to Archita SEE
July - Archita Clinic Plans SEE
June - Assilah Forum Foundation gathering , Morocco SEE
June - Release of "American Oasis" SEE

May - Fikl Paintings On Exhibit for HRH Visit SEE
May - Visit to Archita by HRH The Prince of Wales SEE
May - Repairs Started on Archita Clinic SEE
Mar - Update on von Sternberg Restoration, Archita SEE
Jan-Feb - Making of Desert Oasis Project, Tucson Arizona SEE
Jan 1 - Brief Resume of 2012 SEE


2012

Report on 2012 SEE
Dec - Desert Oasis Initiative Visit in Tucson, Arizona SEE
Oct - Meeting with Minister of Culture in Bucharest SEE
Oct - US Ambassador visits Archita, Transylvania SEE
Sept - UNESCO Event in Florence (Italy) SEE
Sept - DECODING DACIA documentary shown on Sept 20 at UNESCO event in Florence (Italy) Trailer (2mn)
Aug - Romanian traditional skills series in National Geographic Magazine SEE
July - Florence Meeting for UNESCO event SEE
May - Archita/Arkeden Celebration in Germany SEE
Apr - Iconography Exhibition Recife, Brazil SEE
Jan 22 - 'Structural Consult Romania' Visit SEE
Jan 29 - Tucson, Arizona, Water Project - TKI/Laureano
Article (Italian) and News Release (Eng)


2011

Sept - Reconstruction of roof on Misericordia Church SEE
Aug - Restoration starts of the fortified church in Archita SEE
July - Romanian Partnership Agreement SEE
Traditional Knowledge World Bank Partnership SEE
July Mtg / Libyan Cultural Heritage in Italy SEE
Archita - May 16 / Visit by HRH The Prince of Wales SEE
Archita - March Panorama SEE - February View SEE
Olinda Grant from Brazilian National Bank SEE

2010

Archita - Christmas Events SEE and Schoolchildren Project SEE
Archita Restoration Festival (Transylvania)
VIDEO
Mures River Basin Traditional Methods Project
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International Traditional Knowledge Institute Formally Established SEE
'One Cow per Family' Project Launched in Archita, Romania SEE
Cardinal Archbishop, Odebrecht, Nobrega Meeting SEE
Cathedral in Salvador Bahia Work-in-Progress / Update SEE
Traditional Knowledge Workshop, Bran, Romania SEE
Meeting with Minister of Culture - Brazil SEE
Foundation Receives UN DESA Accreditation SEE
Exhibition: Imaginaria e sua Iconigrafia in Joao Pessoa , Brazil, Aug-Sept SEE
Agreement in Transylvania SEE
New Trustees Appointed SEE
Romania/Italy Collaboration SEE
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Above: HRH with Prof. Pietro Laureano (Florence, Italy) in Archita, Romania
Below: Trajan's Colum (Rome, Italy)