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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...