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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 48638386952-82
Registration date: 15/10/11 22:24:48

The information on this organisation was last modified on 07/10/14 11:39:56
The date of the last annual update was 07/10/14 11:39:56

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: ITALIA NOSTRA ONLUS
Legal status: ASSOCIATION
Website address:


Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  MARCO PARINI

Permanent person in charge of EU relations


Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 33 VIALE LIEGI 
ROMA 00198
Telephone number: (+39) 068537271
Fax number: (+39) 85350596
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: In order to achieve its goals, the Association aims in particular at institutional activities such as:
a. arousing the greatest possible interest and promoting actions for the protection, preservation and enhancement of cultural heritage, of environment, of urban, rural and natural landscape, of monuments, of historical centres and of the quality of life;

b. encouraging protection law enforcement, and promoting the intervention by the public administration in order to prevent the damaging of the Italian historical, artistic and environmental heritage and to ensure its correct use and proper fruition;

c. encouraging the adjustment of the existing legislation to the fundamental principle contained in the Art, nr. 9 of the Italian Constitution, as well as to the international conventions referring to topics on the protection of the natural, historical and artistic heritage, and in particular to the directives of the European Union;

d. collaborating with the activities and the initiatives that have the same purposes in common;

e. urging into acting all that is necessary, including through tax breaks and credits incentives special terms, in order to make things easier for the maintenance of the cultural and environmental heritage and its public enjoyment;

f. urging, also through tax breaks, donations to the State of collections and property of historical, artistic and natural heritage, in order to grant its better enhancement;

g. promoting the acquisition by Italia Nostra of buildings or properties in general that contain historical, artistic, natural and environmental value, or otherwise ensuring their protection and eventually also its management according to the needs of the public interest;

h. promoting the knowledge and the enhancement of historical, artistic and natural heritage of our country through appropriate environmental education initiatives in schools, training and professional development of the teachers, as well as through training and continued education of the society as a whole;

i. promoting appropriate participation forms of the citizens and young people, in particular at the protection and enhancement of the cultural heritage of their territory;

l. performing and promoting publishing activities relating to the activities and the aims of the Association;

m. promoting the cultural education if its members, also through travelling, visits, courses and specific study fields;

n. promoting the establishment of associations federations, or otherwise the participation at the associations federations that have similar purposes, even if only partially, establishment of consortia and committees including associations or affiliations with twinning actions, whereas keeping its autonomy;

o. Generally speaking, taking any other action that may be useful for the achievement of social goals.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 14
Complementary information: number of people (employees): 14
the 12,000 members who work for the purposes of the NGOs are spread throughout the Italian territory (211 sections that are managed by 20 regional councils).
Italia Nostra is mainly engaged with the defense of the italian cultural landscape heritage and environment.
It also manages directly a natural oasis in Sicily (Oasis Imera) and a park on the outskirts of the city of Milan (Bosco in città) for which the ONG received numerous national and international awards.

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Italia Nostra does its best so that the initiatives of the Council of Europe concerning the protection of cultural heritage and landscape, such as the European Landscape Convention, signed in Florence in 2000 by almost all European countries, the Convention of Faro entered into force since June 1, 2011, etc., are applied in Italy.
The "Convenzione delle Alpi", which also joined the European Union, is supported by Italia Nostra.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Culture
  • Development
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Food Safety
  • Regional Policy


Total number of members that are natural persons: 12,000
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Europa Nostra (NGO that has the same interests)

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Total budget: 3,683,899
of which public financing: 158,349
- from European sources:
- Procurement: 0
- Grants: 0
- from national sources: 158,349
- from local/regional sources: 0
from other sources: 3,525,550
- donations: 81,051
- contributions from members: 360,566
attività diverse (progetti, pubblicazioni...) : 3,016,465
proventi finanziari : 67,468
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.

The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code:
Giovanni Zenucchini