Thursday, February 4, 2016
900-year-old consecration ceremony held for the Timbuktu mausoleums
Timbuktu (Mali), February 4 - A consecration ceremony of the Timbuktu mausoleums, last held in the 11th century, was held today at the initiative of ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Message from Mechtild Rössler, Director of UNESCO’s World Heritage Centre, for World Wetlands Day
World Wetlands Day is celebrated every year on 2 February, marking the date in 1971 when the Convention on Wetlands, known as the Ramsar Convention, ...