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60 years of the Élysée Treaty

On the road for the European soul

On January 22, 2023, the Élysée Treaty will look back on its 60th anniversary as a Franco-German friendship treaty. Against the backdrop of a trembling world order, cross-border cultural work as a friendship and peacemaker is coming into focus more than ever. European integration in the Greater Region needs the renewal of a vision of the future that reaches people in their hearts. “Europe should get itself a soul” once demanded Robert Schuhmann as one of the founding fathers of the European Union. The European model project “Starry Path/Chemin des étoiles” stands for this soulful vision. Embark on the paths under the stars of Europe.

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Metz, Scy-Chazelles
Fortified church of St. Quentin (12th/16th c.) with the tomb of Robert Schuman (1886-1963), the "father of Europe"