CCCP: 2nd Caribbean Workshop on Disaster Risks Management on World Heritage ( 13-17 May, 2013, Havana, Cuba) © Unesco Office / Unesco Office in La Havana

In cooperation with UNESCO field offices (LAC)

Conservation, protection and capacity building activities in the region are carried out through reinforced cooperation among the States Parties, the World Heritage Centre, the Advisory Bodies and UNESCO Offices in the field. The network of field offices plays an essential role in the implementation of specific activities.

Regional activities per sub-region

The following sub-regional activities, held in the last two years, included the participation of various experts, site managers, Regional and national authorities, Focal Points of natural and cultural properties inscribed on the World Heritage List, senior officials responsible for protecting and managing cultural and natural heritage sites in the sub-region as well as the Advisory Bodies (ICOMOS, IUCN and ICCROM), UNESCO field offices and the World Heritage Centre.

Mexico and Central American activities
South American activities
Caribbean activities

Target Groups

  • 32 countries of the Latin America and Caribbean Region; National Institutions managing cultural and natural heritage, managers of properties inscribed on the World Heritage List (129 properties);
  • Focal Points, Regional Office staff, Category 2 Centre staff, regional experts, representatives of ICOMOS, IUCN and ICCROM.