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Director of UNESCO World Heritage Centre meets with Moldovan Minister of Culture

Friday, 18 March 2016

The Minister of Culture from the Republic of Moldova, Ms Monica Babuc, visited the World Heritage Centre on 17 March 2016 to discuss with the ...

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 ...

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Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation joins Marine World Heritage

The Arctic stretches across the top of the planet, spanning 5.5 million square miles. Its icy waters are home to wildlife found nowhere else, ...

Friday, 27 November 2015

West Norwegian Fjords and Glacier Bay join forces to strengthen conservation in marine World Heritage

Last month, the Marine World Heritage Programme traveled to Norway to facilitate an exchange between the West Norwegian Fjords - Geirangerfjord and ...

Monday, 21 September 2015

Director-General praises the people of Timbuktu for the reconstruction of the city’s mausoleums

Timbuktu, Mali, 19 July—The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova yesterday visited Timbuktu whose mausoleums have been rebuilt three years after ...

Sunday, 19 July 2015