International conference: Astronomy and World Heritage: Across Time and Continents
During the opening ceremony of the International Year of Astronomy, which took place on 15 January 2009, the Director-General of UNESCO officially launched the cycle of activities "Astronomy and World Heritage: across time and continents". One of the main activities of this cycle is the International Conference on "Astronomy and World Heritage: across time and continents", to be hosted by the Government of the Republic of Tatarstan (Russian Federation) 19 - 24 August 2009.
- International Workshop and Expert Meeting on Starlight Reserves and World Heritage held in Fuerteventura, Spain Monday, March 16, 2009
- UNESCO and the IAU sign key agreement on Astronomy and World Heritage Thursday, October 30, 2008
- United Nations 62nd General Assembly proclaimed 2009 the International Year of Astronomy Thursday, December 20, 2007
- Symposium: The Role of Astronomy in Society and Culture Jan 19, 2009 - Jan 23, 2009
- 2009 International Youth Camp on Astronomy and World Heritage Jul 17, 2009 - Jul 26, 2009