The cooperation program enables the implementation and financing of cross-border projects in the Czech-Saxon border area. It is managed by the Saxon State Ministry of the Environment and Agriculture. The main contact points for those interested in the program and recipients of the subsidy are the Joint Secretariat based in the Saxon Development Bank and regional offices located in the subsidy area.


Our World Heritage – Mining Cultural Landscape Krušnohoří/Erzgebirge / Naše světové dědictví – Hornická kulturní krajina Krušnohoří/Erzgebirge

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  • Researcher of FF UJEP: prof. PhDr. Michaela Hrubá, Ph.D. (Department of History, FF UJEP)
  • Lead Partner: TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Institut für Industriearchäologie, Wissenschafts- und Technikgeschichte (IWTG), researcher Prof. Helmuth Albrecht
  • Project partners: Förderverein Montanregion Erzgebirge e.V., researcher Dr. Daniela Walther; Internationale Akademie Berlin für innovative Pädagogik und Ökonomie (INA) GmbH, Institut Heritage Studies (IHS), researcher Dr. Marie-Theres Albert; J. E. Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem, FF; National Heritage Institute branch in Ústí nad Labem, researcher PhDr. Petr Hrubý; Montanregion Krušné hory – Erzgebirge, o.p.s., researcher RNDr. Michal Urban, CSc.
  • Project realization: 21. 04. 2016 - 30. 04. 2020

The aim of the project is to strengthen the emotional bond of the local population to the common Czech-German mining heritage and to deepen the understanding of its enormous global significance, which will be achieved through the implementation of milestones set in the project.

Within the whole project, the existing materials, programs and educational offers, and documentation of selected mining monuments will be analyzed on the Czech and German side of the Krušné Mountains and then a unified concept of its presentation will be created.

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