Launching Ceremony for the 40th Anniversary of the World Heritage Convention in Japan

This event will launch the 40th Anniversary celebrations in Japan. UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova will be in attendance, along with high-level representatives of the Japanese government and international World Heritage experts.

A commemorative symposium on Disaster and Heritage will be part of the activities.


Hiraizumi – Temples, Gardens and Archaeological Sites Representing the Buddhist Pure Land / © Kawashima Printing Company
Monday, February 13, 2012
12:00 AM
Ichinoseki City, Iwate Prefecture, Japan