The outline of a foot soldier of the Great War standing at ease on a grey base, the Italian Flag in the background, like an ideal road to be covered.
This is the official logo of the Centenary of the First World War, selected by the Presidency of the Council of Ministers through a call for ideas; it symbolically expresses the identity link between all the activities scheduled on the occasion of the commemorations.
Devoted to a universal target, from pupils at the beginning of their studies on the Italian history, to older generations, to foreign nationals, the logo can be granted to all the initiatives with an acknowledged cultural value and closely related to the subject of commemorations, autonomously promoted by public and private subjects.
The application for the logo, drafted according to a specific regulation, shall be sent to:
Presidency of the Council of Ministers
Task Force for the Anniversaries of National Interest

23 July 2013
The inspiring principle of the Italian plan is the recovery of the historical memory, which also passes through the rediscovery, the restoration and the enhancement of sites, monuments and of the “
The Italian plan for commemorating the Centenary of the First World War falls within a wider international project involving all the then belligerent countries.
"I am confident that any commitment is fulfilled in preserving the memory and in performing a historical analysis on the First World War, and that all relevant institutions careful