Extended 44th session of the World Heritage Committee
Fuzhou (China)/Online meeting
16-31 July 2021
The extended 44th session of the World Heritage Committee is organized by UNESCO in cooperation with the Host Country, the People’s Republic of China.
The session was presided over from Fuzhou by His Excellency Mr Tian Xuejun, Vice Minister of Education and Chairperson of the National Commission of the People's Republic of China for UNESCO, Chairperson of the extended 44th session of World Heritage Committee.
Photographs of newly inscribed sites
Working and information documents for the extended 44th session in the 2 working languages of the Committee (English and French).
The opening ceremony was held in Fuzhou at Fuzhou Strait Culture and Art Center. The closing ceremony was held at Fuzhou Strait International Conference & Exhibition Center.
Access your Personal
A “personal center “ developed by the Host Country of the extended 44th session and available on its website may be used to help you access various events and more.
District San Fang Qi Xiang (三坊七巷), China
All those wishing to attend the extended 44th session of the Committee, whether as a delegate of a Delegation member of the Committee or as an Observer, are strongly advised to register no later than 1 July 2021.
The extended 44th session of the World Heritage Committee was held online from 16 to 31 July 2021, with a break on 20 July 2021. The daily plenary sessions of the Committee took place from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm (UTC+2 Paris time).
Australia, Bahrain, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, China, Egypt, Ethiopia, Guatemala, Hungary, Kyrgyzstan, Mali, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Russian Federation, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Spain, Thailand, Uganda
|Bosnia and Herzegovina||2017-2021||2021|
|Saint Kitts and Nevis||2017-2021||2021|
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