28-Apr-2016 - 04-May-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 ...
Tuesday, 26 April 2016
Cultural Atlas Workshop in Thimphu and the release of the Bhutan Cultural Atlas Brochure
During the Cultural Atlas Workshop, which will take place on 26 April 2016 in Thimphu, Bhutan, the Royal University of Bhutan and the UNESCO ...
19-Apr-2016 - 21-Apr-2016
2016 Lumbini International Steering Committee Meeting
The 2016 Lumbini International Steering Committee Meeting will take place from 19 to 21 April 2016 in Lumbini and will be opened by the ...
19-Apr-2016 - 23-Apr-2016
Reactive Monitoring Mission to the Historical Monuments at Makli, Thatta World Heritage property (Pakistan)
As requested by the World Heritage Committee at its 39th session in 2015 (Bonn, Germany), a joint World Heritage Centre and ICOMOS (International ...
31-Mar-2016 - 01-Apr-2016
Collaborative and Integrated Management of Protected and Heritage Landscapes Training
The Collaborative and Integrated Management of Protected and Heritage Landscapes Training, which is part of the project “Towards strengthened ...
27-Mar-2016 - 29-Mar-2016
Strengthening the role of local communities in the management and conservation of World Heritage Sites
A regional meeting for strengthening the role of local communities in the management and conservation of World Heritage sites in the Arab States ...
Monday, 7 March 2016
3rd Transboundary Platform Meeting for the safeguarding of the Lake Ohrid region
The third Transboundary Platform Meeting of the project “Towards strengthened governance of the shared transboundary natural and cultural ...
Thursday, 3 March 2016
Information session for the Students of ITC/ILO Master in "World Heritage and Cultural Projects for Development"
The World Heritage Centre will organize on 3 March 2016, in collaboration with the Secretariat of other Conventions in the field of Culture, a ...
26-Feb-2016 - 28-Feb-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, 25 February 2016
Expert Meeting on Sanganeb Atoll and Dungonab Bay-Mukkawar Island National Parks in Sudan
On 25 February 2016, scientific experts will convene at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France, to strengthen scientific partnerships to support ...
25-Feb-2016 - 26-Feb-2016
Expert Meeting: New potential World Heritage marine sites in the Arctic Region
On 25 and 26 February 2016, scientific experts will convene at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France, to discuss potential new World Heritage ...
Thursday, 18 February 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 ...
16-Feb-2016 - 18-Feb-2016
Thematic expert consultation meeting on sustainable management of the World Heritage properties of religious interest, focused on Mediterranean and South-Eastern Europe (2016)
Sustainable management of the World Heritage properties of religious interest First thematic expert consultation meeting focused on ...
01-Feb-2016 - 02-Feb-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 ...
11-Jan-2016 - 07-Feb-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, 15 December 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 ...
07-Dec-2015 - 10-Dec-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, 5 December 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, 1 December 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 ...
01-Dec-2015 - 03-Dec-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 ...