03-Apr-2008 - 05-Apr-2008
“Encounters with World Heritage: A past rich with prospects for the future”
In the context of their affiliation with the "Forum UNESCO - University and Heritage" network, students of the Professional Masters ...
02-Apr-2008 - 06-Apr-2008
CAA2008: On the Road to Reconstructing the Past
CAA 2008, the 36th Annual Conference on Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology: On the Road to Reconstructing the Past ...
02-Apr-2008 - 04-Apr-2008
2nd Iberian Meeting of Site Managers in Plasencia
The second meeting of Iberian of Site Managers (the first one took place in 2004 in Lisbon) aimed at exploring current gaps and challenges in the ...
30-Mar-2008 - 04-Apr-2008
5th Workshop in the UNITAR Series on the Management and Conservation
The UNITAR Hiroshima Office Series on the Management and Conservation of World Heritage Sites aims to enhance implementation of the 1972 UNESCO ...
27-Mar-2008 - 28-Mar-2008
2nd International Mid-Atlantic Ridge Expert Workshop
The main objective of this meeting is to define a scientific framework for the identification and recognition of sites related to the ...
24-Mar-2008 - 28-Mar-2008
UNWTO/UNESCO Conference on sustainable tourism management at heritage sites
The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the UNESCO World Heritage Centre are jointly organizing an International Conference on Sustainable ...
11-Mar-2008 - 14-Mar-2008
International Expert meeting on World Heritage and buffer zones
Aim and Objectives The main objectives of the meeting are to: Review the provisions on buffer zones and boundaries in the Operational ...
06-Mar-2008 - 08-Mar-2008
First Workshop "Creating the Enabling Environment" to develop guiding principles and policies for World Heritage and Sustainable Tourism
Workshop organized by the UNESCO World Heritage Centre, in partnership with IUCN, ICOMOS, ICCROM and the France-UNESCO Convention, in ...
27-Feb-2008 - 01-Mar-2008
International Expert Workshop “Implementation of the World Heritage Convention in the Caspian Region”
The workshop was organized and financially supported by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) and the Nature and Biodiversity ...
Thursday, 21 February 2008
French premiere of Pierre Guicheney’s film “Lady from Osogbo” at the Musée du Quai Branly, Paris
Nigeria's Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove, one of the last remnants of primary high forest in southern Nigeria, was inscribed on UNESCO's World ...
14-Feb-2008 - 15-Feb-2008
Santa Casa da Misericordia of Lisbon’s Heritage Days
This event will take place on February 14 and 15, in the Centro Cultural de Belém (Sophia Mello Breyner Room) in Lisbon, and it aims to stimulate ...
07-Feb-2008 - 10-Feb-2008
International Symposium on "Sharing Our Heritages: New Challenges for Site Conservation and Protection, and for Tourism Management"
An international Symposium on "Sharing Our Heritages: New Challenges for Site Conservation and Protection, and for Tourism Management" ...
Saturday, 2 February 2008
World Wetlands Day 2008
Healthy Wetlands, Healthy People is the theme for World Wetlands Day 2008. The Convention on Wetlands, signed in Ramsar, Iran, in 1971, is an ...
01-Feb-2008 - 05-Feb-2008
Terra 2008: 10th Int'l Conference on Study and Conservation of Earthen Architectural Heritage
The 10th International Conference on the Study and Conservation of Earthen Architectural Heritage, Terra 2008, was held in Bamako, Mali, from 1 ...
Monday, 28 January 2008
First meeting of the open-ended Working Group for the reflection on the procedures of election of World Heritage Committee members
During its 16th session (UNESCO 24-25 October 2007), the General Assembly of States Parties to the World Heritage Convention decided to establish ...
21-Jan-2008 - 23-Jan-2008
World Heritage: Science and Technology. An Expert Workshop in the Framework of the Global Strategy for a Balanced and Representative World Heritage List
The outcome of this meeting shall contribute to the development of guidelines and criteria for the review of sites of interest for the heritage ...
20-Jan-2008 - 22-Jan-2008
Sixth Expert Working Group for the Preservation of the Bamiyan Site
the Sixth Expert Working Group for the Preservation of the Bamiyan Site is organized by UNESCO (Kabul Office in close collaboration with ...
18-Dec-2007 - 21-Dec-2007
Site Management and Urban Conservation Workshop in Chandigarh, India
In the context of Chandigarh's nomination to the World Heritage List, as part of the serial nomination of "The Architectural and Urban ...
17-Dec-2007 - 20-Dec-2007
Meetings on 1954 Hague Convention and its 1999 Second Protocol for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
The second meeting of the Committee for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict (1999 Second Protocol), the seventh ...
12-Dec-2007 - 14-Dec-2007
Phoenix Islands World Heritage Nomination – Stakeholders workshop
This stakeholders workshop is being organized in consultation with the Kiribati authorities and under the auspices of the UNESCO Apia Office and ...