1970-2020: 50 years of the Piedmont Region

2020 will be an important year for Piemonte, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the institution of the Piedmont Region and the 15° anniversary of the new regional Statute. With the election of the Regional Councils in June 1970, in fact, the Regions entered the Italian institutional history with a well-defined role on the subjects of competence. From health to agriculture, from social policies to education, from culture to tourism and to European funds and projects, along with transport and civil protection, environment and minority languages, in these 50 years the role of the Piedmont Region has been very remarkable and impressive.

Therefore 2020 will be the prestigious occasion to pay homage to the cultural, linguistic, landscape and agri-food heritage, that is the landmark of Piedmont. From the mountains to the art cities, from the lakes to the hills belonging to the UNESCO World Heritage: there are so many events that will see Piedmont as the protagonist of a rich calendar of events, soon online on the website of the Regional Council.


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