Wednesday, 14 December 2016
World Heritage and Tourism: European Perspectives
The 7th seminar of the UNESCO Chair and UNITWIN-UNESCO network on “Culture, Tourism and Development” organized by the UNESCO World Heritage ...
14-Dec-2016 - 09-Jan-2017
Eternal Sites - From Bamiyan to Palmyra, journey to the heart of World Heritage sites
Grand Palais, South-East Gallery - 3, avenue du Général Eisenhower, Paris 8thFree admission| Every day (except Tuesdays) from 10 am to 8 pm and ...
06-Dec-2016 - 07-Dec-2016
Nature Management Training in the Lake Ohrid region
The training course “Nature Management for the Proposed Extension of the World Heritage Property: Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid ...
01-Dec-2016 - 06-Dec-2016
Workshop on managing urban heritage and fostering creativity at UNESCO designated sites
Launched as a pilot programme on the occasion of the 3rd International Forum on Local Economic Development in 2015, with a first international ...
01-Dec-2016 - 03-Dec-2016
The 13th Bamiyan Expert Working Group Meeting to be held in Munich
The 13th Bamiyan Expert Working Group Meeting will be held at the Technical University of Munich, Germany, from 1 to 3 December 2016. A set of ...
22-Nov-2016 - 24-Nov-2016
International workshop on the project of nomination of Tangier’s urban heritage for inscription on the World Heritage List
The Agency for the Promotion and Development of the North (APDN) of the Kingdom of Morocco and the World Heritage Centre are organizing an ...
Tuesday, 22 November 2016
The 5th Annual Coordination Meeting of the UNESCO World Heritage-related Category 2 Institutes and Centres
The 5th Annual Coordination Meeting of the UNESCO World Heritage-related Category 2 Institutes and Centres will be hosted by UNESCO Category 2 ...
Monday, 14 November 2016
Expert Meeting for the Serial Transnational World Heritage Nomination “Silk Roads: Fergana – Syrdarya Corridor”
The UNESCO Expert Meeting for Preparation of the Serial Transnational World Heritage Nomination “Silk Roads: Fergana – Syrdarya Corridor” will ...
10-Nov-2016 - 18-Dec-2016
[in French only] L'appel à candidatures: formation internationale "Construire ensemble l'avenir des sites patrimoniaux : Elaborer et mettre en œuvre une gestion durable"
[in French only] 6ème édition de la formation internationale intensive "Construire ensemble l'avenir des sites patrimoniaux : Elaborer et mettre ...
Tuesday, 8 November 2016
UNESCO Designated Sites as a climate change observatory: thematic day at COP22
When, local time: Tuesday, 8 November 2016 -10:00am to 6:00pm Where: Morocco, Marakkech Type of Event: Category 7-Seminar and ...
08-Nov-2016 - 09-Nov-2016
Workshop on the Conservation and Management of Military Architecture-related World Heritage properties in the Caribbean
The St. Kitts and Nevis National Commission for UNESCO and the Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park Society, with assistance from UNESCO through ...
07-Nov-2016 - 08-Nov-2016
Third International Roundtable on Mbanza Kongo, Angola
The Ministry of Culture of Angola, in cooperation with the World Heritage Centre of UNESCO, is organizing the Third International Roundtable on ...
03-Nov-2016 - 04-Nov-2016
International Conference “Cultural Heritage: Disaster Preparedness, Response and Recovery”
Lisbon, Portugal In 2015, representatives of 195 countries met in Paris for the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21) to discuss ...
02-Nov-2016 - 03-Nov-2016
“World Heritage Sites and Museums” – International Conference
Co-organized by UNESCO and the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARCWH), the International Conference on World Heritage Sites and Museums ...
31-Oct-2016 - 09-Nov-2016
Training: Heritage impact assessments at World Heritage Properties
When, local time: Monday, 31 October 2016 - 1:00pm to Wednesday, 9 November 2016 - 1:00pm Where: United Republic of ...
27-Oct-2016 - 28-Oct-2016
4th Transboundary Platform Meeting for the safeguarding of the Lake Ohrid region
The fourth Transboundary Platform Meeting of the project “Towards strengthened governance of the shared transboundary natural and cultural ...
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
Presentation of the Global Report on Culture and Sustainable Urban Development
This report explores the role of culture in sustainable urban development and aims to become a policy framework document to support national and ...
24-Oct-2016 - 26-Oct-2016
40th session of the Committee
By Decision 40 COM 17, the World Heritage Committee, decided to continue the work of its 40th session at UNESCO’s Headquarters in the course ...
20-Oct-2016 - 21-Oct-2016
Second Meeting of European World Heritage Associations
The Second Meeting of European World Heritage Associations is being organized by the Spanish Group of World Heritage Cities and the Segovia City ...
19-Oct-2016 - 21-Oct-2016
International Symposium ‘The Conservation of Brick Monuments at World Heritage sites’
The symposium was initiated in response to the decision of the World Heritage Committee on the state of conservation of the Historic City of ...
19-Oct-2016 - 21-Oct-2016
Consultation Meeting on the application of the UNESCO HUL Recommendation at the World Heritage properties in Uzbekistan
From 19 to 21 October 2016, the UNESCO Office in Tashkent will organize, in close collaboration with the UNESCO World Heritage Centre and the ...
10-Oct-2016 - 13-Oct-2016
Sub-regional Workshop: Managing Disaster Risks in UNESCO Designated Sites
The workshop will apply a participatory methodology based upon the UNESCO World Heritage Resource Manual: Managing Disaster Risks for World ...
04-Oct-2016 - 13-Oct-2016
Course on Promoting People-Centred Approaches: Engaging Communities in the Conservation of Nature and Culture
A Regional Course will take place in the Lake Ohrid region between 4 and 13 October 2016. This Course on Promoting People-Centred Approaches aims ...
03-Oct-2016 - 07-Oct-2016
Pilot module for the Capacity Building Programme for South America from the Category 2 Centre, Lucio Costa Centre
From the 3 to the 7 October 2016, the Category 2 Centre, Lucio Costa Centre in cooperation with the Latin American and the Caribbean unit of the ...
Wednesday, 14 September 2016
Inauguration of the new accessible infrastructure on the Jesuit Mission of La Santísima Trinidad de Paraná
On 14 September 2016, the Paraguay National Secretary of Tourism (SENATUR) will hold the inauguration of the new accessible infrastructure on the ...
14-Sep-2016 - 16-Sep-2016
2nd National and 1st International Youth Forum on Heritage - "Accessible World Heritage"
From the 14 to the 16 September 2016, the Paraguay National Secretary of Tourism (SENATUR) and the Ministry of Education and Culture, through the ...
12-Sep-2016 - 14-Sep-2016
The 2nd Huangshan Dialogue on UNESCO Sites and Sustainable Development
UNESCO Sites - Climate Change - Space Technology The International Centre on Space Technologies for Natural and Cultural Heritage (HIST) under ...
10-Sep-2016 - 26-Sep-2016
Call for applications: International Training Course on Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage 2016
The Institute of Disaster Mitigation for Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University Kyoto, Japan is organizing the 11th International ...
01-Sep-2016 - 10-Sep-2016
IUCN World Conservation Congress
Held once every four years, the IUCN World Conservation Congress brings together several thousand leaders and decision-makers from government, ...
27-Aug-2016 - 31-Aug-2016
Building a global network of site managers
Building a global network of site managers World Heritage marine managers share a wealth of solutions and best practices on how to ...
08-Aug-2016 - 31-Aug-2016
Call for applications: Economics and Techniques for the Conservation of the Architectural and Environmental Heritage
The ETCAEH program is one of the initiators of the post-graduate education in the field of integrated heritage protection both at national and ...
18-Jul-2016 - 01-Aug-2016
BASEhabitat International Summer School
BASEhabitat, the partener of UNESCO Chair of Earthen Architecture, is a Studio within the Department Architecture at the University of Art and ...
Friday, 15 July 2016
Panel discussion: World Heritage Partnerships for sustainable development
An event to discuss experiences around private sector support for World Heritage will take place during the 40th session of the World Heritage ...
Friday, 15 July 2016
Periodic Reporting in Europe and North America: Follow-up activities to the Helsinki Action Plan
Follow-up activities to the Helsinki Action Plan Periodic Reporting in Europe and North America © UNESCO / Jérémie Claeys On ...
12-Jul-2016 - 03-Aug-2016
Cultural Landscape Workshop to be held in Paro and Thimphu, Bhutan
The Workshop for Cultural Landscape and Sustaining its Significance – Bhutan 2016 will be held in Paro and Thimphu, Bhutan, from 12 July to 3 ...
11-Jul-2016 - 14-Jul-2016
Terra 2016: XIIth World Congress on Earthen Architectures
Terra 2016 is the twelfth in a series of international events organised since 1972, bringing together academics, professionals and experts, and a ...
Sunday, 10 July 2016
Orientation Session for Committee Members
At the request of a number of Members of the World Heritage Committee, an Orientation Session for members of the Committee is organized to allow ...
10-Jul-2016 - 20-Jul-2016
40th session of the Committee
40th session of the Committee
29-Jun-2016 - 12-Jul-2016
World Heritage Youth Forum 2016 At the Crossroads of Multi-Layered Heritage
World Heritage Youth Forum 2016 At the Crossroads of Multi-Layered Heritage © copyright / author / description As part of the ...
28-Jun-2016 - 30-Jun-2016
I Research Seminar from the Category II Centre, Lucio Costa Centre
This Research Seminar is organised based on the themes defined by the 1st Public call for Research projects from Lucio Costa Centre and the 2nd ...
22-Jun-2016 - 23-Jun-2016
Final Management Planning Workshop for the Lake Ohrid region
The Fifth Management Planning Workshop, in the framework of the project “Towards strengthened governance of the shared transboundary natural and ...
17-Jun-2016 - 01-Oct-2016
Call for Entries:The European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards
The European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards is Europe’s highest honour in the heritage field. It recognises the best ...
Tuesday, 14 June 2016
Information and exchange session for States Parties to the World Heritage Convention, on the occasion of the 40th session of the World Heritage Committee
The World Heritage Centre is organizing an information and exchange session for the States Parties to the World Heritage Convention on the ...
07-Jun-2016 - 27-Jul-2016
Call for application: TABE’A Programme Training Series: Tentative Lists and Nomination preparation for Natural World Heritage sites
IUCN and Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage Call for application TABE’A Programme Training Series: Tentative Lists and Nomination ...
03-Jun-2016 - 13-Jun-2016
2016 Annual General Assembly – Istanbul, Turkey (Call for papers (Extended deadline) & Website now available)
This year the ICOMOS Annual General Assembly and Advisory Committee will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, from 15-21 October 2016, on the generous ...
31-May-2016 - 03-Jun-2016
Safeguarding African World Heritage as a Driver for Sustainable Development
Safeguarding African World Heritage as a Driver for Sustainable Development International Conference (31 May- 3 June 2016) Ngorongoro ...
25-May-2016 - 27-May-2016
Cultural Heritage and Development Initiatives: a Challenge or a Contribution to Sustainability?
The event is convened within the framework of ‘The Afghanistan Heritage & Extractive Industries Development Initiative’, a UNESCO programme ...
24-May-2016 - 25-May-2016
'Development of Risk Mitigation Plans on flood: Models, Challenges and Opportunities' Workshop
The Workshop on 'Development of Risk Mitigation Plans on flood: Models, Challenges and Opportunities' was held in Havana, Cuba from 24 to 25 May ...
23-May-2016 - 24-Jun-2016
International Course on First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis
#culturecannotwait: Many different types of professionals respond to an unfolding crisis. This course provides strategies for interlocking ...
19-May-2016 - 30-Jun-2016
Call for applications for the new edition of the Masters in "World Heritage and Cultural Projects for Development” - English and Spanish"
The call for applications for the new edition of the Masters in "World Heritage and Cultural Projects for Development", offered by the University ...
18-May-2016 - 14-Jun-2016
Exhibition - African World Heritage: a pathway for development
The World Heritage Centre is organizing, in collaboration with its partners, a travelling exhibition entitled “African World Heritage: a pathway ...
12-May-2016 - 13-May-2016
Fourth Management Planning Workshop of the Lake Ohrid region
The Fourth Management Planning Workshop, in the framework of the project “Towards strengthened governance of the shared transboundary natural and ...
10-May-2016 - 11-May-2016
Promoting nature, culture and World Heritage in the Lake Ohrid region
The training course “Promoting nature, culture and World Heritage in the Lake Ohrid region” in the framework of the project “Towards strengthened ...
28-Apr-2016 - 04-May-2016
World Heritage Youth Forum (2016) Africa
This forum will address young people and seek to provide a sustainable platform for youth in Africa that could increase the involvement of youth ...
Tuesday, 26 April 2016
Cultural Atlas Workshop in Thimphu and the release of the Bhutan Cultural Atlas Brochure
During the Cultural Atlas Workshop, which will take place on 26 April 2016 in Thimphu, Bhutan, the Royal University of Bhutan and the UNESCO ...