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5.09.2022

Attendorn: Finally a Westphalian Hanseatic Day again

After two cancelled Westphalian Hanseatic Days due to the Covid pandemic, the time has finally come again: the 39th Westphalian Hanseatic Day will take place on the second weekend in September. It will be hosted by the Hanseatic town of Attendorn, which is celebrating its Hanseatic heritage at the same time as the 800th anniversary of the town.

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8.06.2022

New working group "Sustainable Hansa"

At the International Hanseatic Day in Neuss on 28 May 2022, it was decided at the Assembly of Delegates to establish the working group "Sustainable Hansa". The initiative of the two Hanseatic cities of Deventer and Osnabrück met with great approval.

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Hanse_Stand with Ukraine
1.06.2022

Position of THE HANSA on the Russian War of Aggression

At the Assembly of Delegates on May 28, 2022, THE HANSA unanimously adopted a statement on the war in Ukraine and the measures to deal with the current situation.

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27.09.2022

youthHansa: Peace of Harderwijk

In 1446 the peace of Harderwijk was signed, which marked the end of a four years conflict between the German and Dutch Hanseatic cities. On 29th and 30th of September, 35 Dutch and German youthHansa members will meet in the Hanseatic City of Harderwijk to work on the subject of "peace".

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