Europa Nostra is a pan-European federation, which exists of 250 non-governmental organisations and non-profit organisations that cover almost 50 countries across Europe. Together they safeguard Europe's cultural and natural heritage and ensure heritage to be a higher priority for public policy, both at the European and national level.
The work of Europa Nostra includes lobbying and campaigning. It has a consultative status with UNESCO and is recognised as an NGO partner.
Europa Nostra's activities are coordinated from the International Secretariat, based in The Hague. The President of Europa Nostra is Plácido Domingo, the Secretary-General is Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović i.