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 ...
11-Dec-2007 - 12-Dec-2007
International Expert Workshop on Integrity and Authenticity of World Heritage Cultural Landscapes
This workshop, conducted in English, will discuss the theme of integrity and authenticity of cultural landscapes with a view to contributing to ...
04-Dec-2007 - 07-Dec-2007
Sixth International Encounter on Management of Historic Centres
The theme of this meeting, which will take place in Spanish only, is "Innovation and Diversity". The event coincides with celebrations ...
30-Nov-2007 - 01-Dec-2007
International Expert meeting on World Heritage and the Arctic
This international expert meeting will be the opportunity to exchange information on the natural and cultural heritage of the Arctic region, with ...
28-Nov-2007 - 30-Nov-2007
Val de Loire – World Heritage Interpretation, Training for guides
The Mission Val de Loire and the UNESCO World Heritage Centre are co-organizing a training session on interpreting the Val de Loire - World ...
26-Nov-2007 - 06-Dec-2007
First Itinerant Workshop on the Conservation and Management of Persian, Timurid and Mogul Architecture
This workshop, which is being held in the Islamic Republic of Iran, is the first of a series of itinerant workshops which will bring together ...
Thursday, 22 November 2007
1st Consultation meeting on The World Heritage Programme on Earthen Architecture (WHEAP)
The one day consultation meeting was convened in response to the WH Committee's decision 31 COM 21 C from Christchurch (2007) with the intention ...
13-Nov-2007 - 14-Nov-2007
3rd plenary session of the International Co-ordination Committee for the Safeguarding of the Cultural Heritage of Iraq (ICC)
Following the 167th session of the Executive Board, the Director-General of UNESCO was authorized to create an International Co-ordination ...
Monday, 12 November 2007
3rd ad hoc meeting of experts on Babylon
Following the request of Iraq's Ministry of Culture, a working group for the archaeological site of Babylon was created in June 2005. Its aim ...
12-Nov-2007 - 14-Nov-2007
Regional Conference: Historic Urban Landscapes in the Americas
UNESCO has launched an initiative for the safeguarding of Historic Urban Landscapes as a follow-up to the Vienna Conference on "World ...