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Unveiling of the bust of Dante Alighieri at the University of Cyprus in Nicosia
Unveiling of the bust of Dante Alighieri at the University of Cyprus in Nicosia12/09/2019

In the presence of the Rector Tasos Christophides and the Ambassador of Italy in Cyprus Andrea Cavallari, the General Secretary of Dante Alighieri Society Alessandro Masi inaugurated the bronze bust of Dante Alighieri, by the Italian artist Ciro Vignes. The ceremony, which took place at the Axiothea Cultural Center of the...

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Italian Navy: The Frigate Martinengo stops in Larnaca
Italian Navy: The Frigate Martinengo stops in Larnaca12/09/2019

From Friday 6 to Monday 9 December the frigate Federico Martinengo of the Italian Navy will stop in the port of Larnaca.The presence of the Martinengo in Cyprus is part of the "naval diplomacy" activities carried out by the Italian Navy, in the context of international cooperation and dialogue with the countries of the...

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Exhibition “Leonardo: The Gentle Genius”
Exhibition “Leonardo: The Gentle Genius”11/28/2019

As part of the official celebrations for the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci, the Embassy of Italy in Nicosia has prepared the exhibition “Leonardo: The Gentle Genius” which consists of ten panels illustrating the main moments of Leonardo's biography and the areas in which he most distinguished...

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25 November: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
25 November: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women11/25/2019

Italy reaffirms its firm commitment to fight all forms of discrimination and violence against women, which continues to be a serious and unacceptable obstacle to the enjoyment of women's rights and to their full personal fulfillment. This is a priority commitment among the actions of our Country's foreign policy that the...

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Lecture on Leonardo by Professor David Ekserdjian
Lecture on Leonardo by Professor David Ekserdjian11/25/2019

As part of the official celebrations for the anniversary of 500 years from the death of Leonardo da Vinci, the Italian Embassy in Cyprus in collaboration with the art historian Maria Paphiti, organises this year’s second lecture on the famous Renaissance artist. The speaker, Professor David Ekserdjian, is one of the world...

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Exhibition iMARE CULTURE: a virtual journey around underwater archaeological sites of the Mediterranean
Exhibition "iMARE CULTURE: a virtual journey around underwater archaeological sites of the Mediterranean"11/21/2019

The Embassy of Italy in Cyprus has the pleasure to call your attention to the temporary exhibition "iMARE CULTURE: a virtual journey to the underwater archaeological sites of the Mediterranean". The exhibition will remain open until November 30 at the Thalassa Municipal Museum in Ayia Napa.The exhibition is the final stage...

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The Hydro-Oceanographic Ship Ammiraglio Magnaghi Visits Cyprus
The Hydro-Oceanographic Ship Ammiraglio Magnaghi Visits Cyprus11/20/2019

The hydro-oceanographic ship Ammiraglio Magnaghi, commanded by Frigate Captain Roberto Rossini, has stopped in Larnaca on Wednesday 20 November and will moor up to Friday 22 November 2019. On that occasion, on Thursday 21 November the ship will host the Italian Ambassador in Nicosia, H.E. Andrea Cavallari.The ship is carr...

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The ancient fruits in Italy and Cyprus
The ancient fruits in Italy and Cyprus11/15/2019

The ancient fruits in Italy and CyprusWatercolors exhibition by Veronica Hadjiphani LorenzettiTasting of artisanal gelato by the ice cream maker Lorenza Bernini Hosted in February at the Accademia dei Georgofili in Florence, Veronica Hadjiphani Lorenzetti's watercolors exhibition is presented for the first time in Cyprus...

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Week of the Italian Cuisine in the World 2019
Week of the Italian Cuisine in the World 201911/13/2019

From 18 to 24 November 2019 Cyprus will experience the Extraordinary Italian Taste! On the occasion of the Week of the Italian Cuisine in the World, the Italian Embassy in Nicosia has coordinated a rich program of events to showcase the Italian culinary tradition consisting of quality cuisine, world-renowned gastronomical...

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Program of the Week of the Italian Cuisine in the World
Program of the Week of the Italian Cuisine in the World11/13/2019

Italian Culinary Events18-24 November The Embassy of Italy in Nicosia has called upon restaurants, venues and organizations who are particularly committed to the Italian gastronomic tradition to celebrate the Week with special menus, tastings, promotions and educational events. This year, a vast number of venues all over...

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