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Launched in 2002 in an effort to publish a series on various World Heritage subjects, the series will include: papers related to World Heritage issues; reports from seminars, workshops and meetings; and manuals aimed at facilitating the implementation of the World Heritage Convention for its various actors. This series is targeted mainly at World Heritage experts, national and local authorities and site managers.

November 2002
Mobilizing Young People for World Heritage

In connection with the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the World Heritage Convention, the UNESCO Associated Schools Project Network (ASPnet) and the UNESCO World Heritage Centre invited Gruppo Alcuni (Italy), a communication group specializing in ...

August 2003
Cultural Landscapes: the Challenges of Conservation

To mark the 30th anniversary of the Convention Concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage, UNESCO with the support of the Government of Italy, organized, from 14 to 16 November 2002, an International Congress to reflect ...

July 2003
World Heritage Cultural Landscapes 1992-2002

Cultural landscapes are briefly noted in a broad historical and intellectual context. They are examined in the context of the World Heritage Convention (1972) and its application. The specific focus is between December, 1992, when the World Heritage ...

June 2003
Identification and Documentation of Modern Heritage

Under the Global Strategy for a credible, balanced and representative World Heritage List, adopted by the World Heritage Committee in 1994, the World Heritage Centre is engaged in assisting States Parties that have few or no World Heritage sites to ...

May 2003
Proceedings of the World Heritage Marine Biodiversity Workshop

The workshop organizers, UNESCO World Heritage Centre and the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, wish to express deep appreciation for the assistance and ...

April 2003
Periodic Report Africa

Thirty years after its adoption in 1972 and ratification by 175 States Parties, the Convention for the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage remains a major international legal tool which has enabled 721 sites to be inscribed on the World ...

December 2002
Investing in World Heritage: Past achievements, A guide to International Assistance

International Assistance for World Heritage - credibility, conservation, and capacity-building As the World Heritage Convention celebrates its 30th Anniversary, it is more ...

November 2002
Managing Tourism at World Heritage Sites: a Practical Manual for World Heritage Site Managers

Introduction The World Heritage Convention The Tourism Industry: Implications for Managers Tourism Impacts and Problems Involving Stakeholders: The Benefits and ...