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Annual Report 2015 World Heritage Marine Programme

Friday, 19 February 2016

The World Heritage Marine Programme is pleased to announce the release of its annual report, 2015: A Year in Review. Looking back on the past twelve ...

'Understanding rights practices in the World Heritage system' international dialogue and call for action

Tuesday, 16 February 2016

The international dialogue on "Understanding rights practices in the World Heritage system: lessons from the Asia-Pacific and the global area" took ...



The Promise of Sydney conveys World Heritage agenda for the next decade

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

For the one-year anniversary of the IUCN World Parks Congress, UNESCO has published the proceedings of this Congress to highlight the recommendations ...

Trauma surgeons and pop-up clinics


Stepping up capacity to assist East Rennell’s removal from Danger List

The Solomon Islands host a chain of coral atolls in the western Pacific, about 1800 kilometers northeast of Australia. The southernmost island in the ...

Thursday, 26 November 2015

Reactive Monitoring Mission to the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage property (Australia)

A reactive monitoring mission by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) and ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments and Sites) to ...

Thursday, 19 November 2015

2015 WHITRAP Asia-Pacific Region Training on the Historic Urban Landscape (HUL)

Pacific Region Training on HUL in Shanghai (China) 14-17 December 2015 The 2015 WHITRAP Asia-Pacific Region Training on Historic Urban Landscaoe ...

Monday, 9 November 2015

1st Youth Regional Forum for World Heritage in Asia: Call for Participants

The UNESCO World Heritage Centre is pleased to announce the Call for Participants for the First Youth Regional Forum for the World Heritage in ...

Monday, 14 September 2015