Jul 11, 2016 - Jul 14, 2016
Terra 2016: XIIth World Congress on Earthen Architectures
Terra 2016 is the twelfth in a series of international events organised since 1972, bringing together academics, professionals and experts, and a ...
Jul 10, 2016 - Jul 20, 2016
40th session of the Committee
40th session of the Committee
May 23, 2016 - Jun 24, 2016
International Course on First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis
#culturecannotwait: Many different types of professionals respond to an unfolding crisis. This course provides strategies for interlocking ...
Apr 28, 2016 - May 4, 2016
World Heritage Youth Forum (2016) Africa
This forum will address young people and seek to provide a sustainable platform for youth in Africa that could increase the involvement of youth ...
Feb 26, 2016 - Feb 28, 2016
International Training Workshop on “Enhancing Capacity for Effective Management of Coastal and Marine World Heritage Sites of the Asia-Pacific Region”
The World Natural Heritage Management and Training Centre for Asia and the Pacific Region, a Category II Centre at the Wildlife Institute of ...
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Orientation Session for Members of the World Heritage Committee
At the request of a number of Members of the World Heritage Committee, an Orientation Session for members of the Committee is organized early in ...
Feb 1, 2016 - Feb 2, 2016
Stakeholders consultation meeting on East Rennell
The stakeholders consultation meeting on “East Rennell, World Heritage site in Danger (Solomon Islands)” will take place in Sanya (China) from 1 ...
Jan 11, 2016 - Feb 7, 2016
IUCN - Nominate your Heritage Hero!
Do you know someone who is doing outstanding conservation work for a natural World Heritage site? Would you like to see this person recognised ...
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
Living Cultural Landscapes and the Challenge of Tourism
The 6th Seminar of the UNESCO Chair and the UNITWIN-UNESCO Network in "Culture, Tourism, Development", organized by the UNESCO World Heritage ...
Dec 7, 2015 - Dec 10, 2015
Albania to host 3rd Management Planning Workshop and Thematic Training for the protection of Lake Ohrid region
The city of Pogradec, Albania, is set to host the third Management Planning Workshop and Thematic Training for the Lake Ohrid region from 7 to 10 ...
Saturday, December 5, 2015
COP21: UNESCO Sites - A Climate Change Observatory, thematic day at UNESCO Pavilion le Bourget
A series of side events is organised at the UNESCO Pavilion/Paris-le Bourget during UNFCCC COP21 on 5 December that invite expert speakers and ...
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
COP21: Cultural Heritage & AR6: Improving the treatment of cultural heritage in the next IPCC Assessment Report
Culture Heritage is both impacted by Climate Change and a source of Resiliency, but the relationships are not well understood. The IPCC Fifth ...
Dec 1, 2015 - Dec 3, 2015
International Conference on urban conservation: Role of the Recommendation on the Historic Urban Landscape in safeguarding modern heritage in the Arab States, Kuwait City
The UNESCO’s World Heritage Centre and the National Council for Culture, Arts and Letters (NCCAL) in Kuwait organize a regional conference on the ...
Dec 1, 2015 - Dec 4, 2015
Regional meeting on the Pacific World Heritage Action Plan 2016-2020
The Regional meeting on the Pacific World Heritage Action Plan 2016-2020 will take place in Suva (Fiji) from 1 to 4 December 2015, and is jointly ...
Nov 26, 2015 - Nov 27, 2015
Meeting: Establishing Regional Center for Capacity-building in Heritage Management - Lucio Costa Centre/IPHAN
From 26 to 27 November 2015, the Centre Lucio Costa for Training and Heritage Management located in Rio de Janeiro (C2C-CLC), a category 2 Centre ...
Nov 25, 2015 - Nov 26, 2015
Promotional meeting for the Polish edition of “Managing Cultural World Heritage – World Heritage resource manual”
The National Heritage Board of Poland is honoured to host a Promotional meeting of the Polish edition of “Managing Cultural World Heritage – ...
Nov 24, 2015 - Nov 26, 2015
4th Silk Roads Serial World Heritage Nomination Coordinating Committee Meeting
The UNESCO World Heritage Centre, in cooperation with the Kazakhstan National Commission for UNESCO, with the support of the UNESCO Japanese ...
Nov 19, 2015 - Nov 20, 2015
International Conference on Risk Management for World Heritage
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of UNESCO, the Czech National Heritage Institute is hosting an international conference on risk factors ...
Nov 18, 2015 - Nov 20, 2015
20th General Assembly of States Parties
The 20th session of the General Assembly will take place on 19th November 2015 (am) in Room XII and on 18th (pm) and 20th November 2015 in Room ...
Nov 14, 2015 - Nov 19, 2015
Malta’s World Heritage sites are learning cases for interdisciplinary training on Disaster Risk Reduction
A workshop - jointly organised by the UNESCO Regional Bureau for Science and Culture in Europe, Venice (Italy), the Section on Earth Sciences and ...
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Launch of activities for the 10th Anniversary of the African World Heritage Fund
In 2016, over 54 of African Member States of UNESCO will be commemorating the 10th anniversary of the creation of the Fund by addressing ...
Oct 29, 2015 - Oct 30, 2015
World Heritage High Seas Expert Meeting
The World Heritage Marine Programme, in cooperation with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), is actively exploring how the ...
Oct 16, 2015 - Oct 18, 2015
IFLA Europe 2015 award granted to UNESCO
The IFLA (International Federation of Landscape Architects) EUROPE 2015 award will be presented to UNESCO on the occasion of IFLA Europe’s ...
Oct 15, 2015 - Oct 16, 2015
First meeting of World Heritage Associations in Europe in Strasbourg, France
The Association of World Heritage Properties in France (ABFPM) and the City of Strasbourg, in cooperation with the World Heritage Centre, with ...
Oct 6, 2015 - Oct 8, 2015
IX National meeting of World Heritage Managers in Vizcaya Bridge (Getxo), Spain
The Office for the Protection of the Historical Heritage of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports of the Government of Spain is ...
Friday, September 25, 2015
Information session for States Parties to the World Heritage Convention on the occasion of the 20th session of the General Assembly of States Parties
The World Heritage Centre is organizing an Information Session for the States Parties to the World Heritage Convention on the occasion of t he ...
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Culture and Heritage in Danger: Education as a force for resistance
Showing of the documentary, « On the trail of Timbuktu's Manuscripts » and Round table. Tuesday, 15 September 2015 at 3pm, UNESCO Paris (Room ...
Sep 12, 2015 - Sep 28, 2015
Call for Applications: 10th International Training Programme on Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage
UNESCO Chair Program on Cultural Heritage and Risk Management: International Training Course on Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage ...
Sep 3, 2015 - Sep 4, 2015
Workshop: The management plan of Casablanca, a city candidate for the World Heritage
For the last ten years, the architectural heritage of the twentieth century has become more and more important at an international level. ...
Aug 16, 2015 - Aug 20, 2015
Hawaiian, Oceanic and Global Cultural Astronomy: Tangible and Intangible Heritage
Conference organized as a 2015 International Year of Light event. Cultural astronomy is concerned with beliefs and practices related to the sky, ...
Aug 11, 2015 - Aug 13, 2015
Astronomical Heritage: Progressing the UNESCO–IAU Initiative
Focus Meeting of the 29th IAU General Assembly of the International Astronomical Union. Since 2008 the International Astronomical Union has ...
Jul 27, 2015 - Aug 7, 2015
"Planning for the Conservation and Development of Historic Towns and Urban Areas in Fiji" Workshop
Workshop on "Planning for the Conservation and Development of Historic Towns and Urban Areas in Fiji" will be organized in Suva, Fiji from 27 ...
Monday, July 6, 2015
Conclusion of the Second Cycle of Periodic Reporting in Europe and North America
On the occasion of the 39th session of the World Heritage Committee, the Europe and North America Unit organised a side event to mark the ...
Sunday, July 5, 2015
UNESCO World Heritage and Aerospace History
One of the gaps of the World Heritage list, as identified by ICOMOS in 2004, concerns sites that are relevant in the context of aerospace ...
Thursday, July 2, 2015
World Heritage Partnerships for Conservation panel discussion
A partners’ event to discuss experiences around private sector support for World Heritage will take place during the 39th session of the World ...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Astronomy and World Heritage Initiative — achievements and issues
Side event during the 39th session of the World Heritage Committee.
Jun 29, 2015 - Jul 10, 2015
[in French only] Formation internationale "Construire ensemble l'avenir des sites patrimoniaux, élaborer et mettre en œuvre une gestion durable", 5ème édition, 29 juin - 10 juillet 2015
[in French only] Du 29 juin au 10 juillet 2015, 13 gestionnaires de sites patrimoniaux issus de 11 pays (Burkina Faso, Colombie, Comores, Côte ...
Jun 28, 2015 - Jul 8, 2015
39th session of the World Heritage Committee
The 39th session of the World Heritage Committee will be held in Bonn, Germany, from 28 June to 8 July 2015.
Jun 17, 2015 - Jun 29, 2015
World Heritage Young Experts Forum: Youth Involvement in Sustainable Management of World Heritage Sites
In conjunction with the 39th Session of the World Heritage Committee, the World Heritage Young Experts Forum: Youth Involvement in Sustainable ...
Jun 15, 2015 - Jun 29, 2015
Summer program on World Heritage and New Media in Turkey
UNESCO Chair at Kadir Has University aims to offer summer courses to international and Turkish students with a focus on World Heritage both as an ...
Jun 3, 2015 - Jun 4, 2015
2nd Management Planning Workshop for transboundary protection of Lake Ohrid region
Designed to support Albania and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia in their efforts to protect the Lake Ohrid area, the second Management ...
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Information Session for States Parties in Paris
The UNESCO World Heritage Centre invited representatives of StatesParties to the World Heritage Convention to participate in an information and ...
May 15, 2015 - Aug 14, 2015
Public call for Research projects from the Category II Centre, Lucio Costa Centre
August 2015 14th at 23h59min (Brasilia time) is the deadline of the 1st Public Call for Submissions of research projects from the Lucio Costa ...
May 15, 2015 - Jul 14, 2015
Second Public call for Submissions from the Category II Centre, Lucio Costa Centre
July 2015 15th at 23h59min (Brasilia time) is the deadline of the 2nd Public Call for Submissions from the Lucio Costa Centre, for the purpose of ...
May 7, 2015 - May 8, 2015
Cuenca HUL Application Visionary Conference
Within the context of the HUL application in Cuenca (Ecuador), a Visionary Conference will take place lead by the Municipality of Cuenca, the ...
May 1, 2015 - May 3, 2015
World Heritage Volunteer Planning & Networking Meeting: Europe
In the framework of the UNESCO World Heritage Education Programme, the Planning & Networking meeting for World Heritage Volunteer events in ...
Apr 15, 2015 - Jul 3, 2015
19th International Course on Stone Conservation
ICCROM (International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property) and Getty Conservation Institute (GCI), in ...
Mar 31, 2015 - Apr 1, 2015
Study Days Programme of l'École de Chaillot: Action for World Heritage
In parallel with the 2014-2015 public courses, a digital version of the Study Days programme “Action for World Heritage” will be organized by ...
Mar 25, 2015 - Mar 26, 2015
1st Management Planning Workshop for transboundary protection of Lake Ohrid region
The first Management Planning Workshop took place on 25 and 26 March 2015 in Korça, Albania, in the framework of the project “Towards ...
Mar 10, 2015 - Mar 11, 2015
World Heritage Awareness workshop for Tuvalu
Within the framework of the Japanese Funds-in-Trust project "Capacity Building to Support the Conservation of World Heritage Sites and Enhance ...
Feb 4, 2015 - Feb 6, 2015
UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture: Building a New Partnership
Culture, reflected in traditions, languages, monuments, music, handicrafts and art around the world, is of immeasurable inherent value to its ...
Feb 1, 2015 - Feb 5, 2015
China World Heritage Media Communication Training Workshop
Within the framework of the UNESCO World Heritage Education Programme, the project was organized in China on 1st to 5th Februrary. Following the ...
Jan 28, 2015 - Jan 30, 2015
International Conference on Ancient Manuscripts of Mali
With the armed conflict that occurred between 2012 and 2013, Mali's cultural heritage, including its ancient manuscripts, was severely ...
Jan 23, 2015 - Jan 25, 2015
International Scientific Committee Meeting on the development of Lumbini
The second meeting of the International Scientific Committee (ISC) on the development of Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha is taking place ...
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Orientation session for the members of the World Heritage Committee
The World Heritage Centre is organizing an Orientation session for the members of the World Heritage Committee. The purpose of this Orientation ...