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16 November 2002

Princess Firyal

“Some of the proudest moments in my life were when I was travelling in remote parts of the world and saw the UNESCO sign.”
Princess Firyal

Countess Setsuko Countess Setsuko Klossowska de Rola
Honorary President of the Balthus Foundation

“Education must play a prominent role in our efforts towards the safeguarding of World Heritage.”

Prof. Giovanni Puglisi
Secretary-General of the Italian National Commission for UNESCO

“The World Heritage community needs to concentrate on living conservation. I hope that the next 30 years will lead UNESCO to safeguard the whole of civilisation.”

Marianna Vardinoyannis
UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador

“Think of protecting World Heritage, not just as monuments from the past, but as a duty for the future. These monuments will go beyond time.”
Marianna Vardinoyannis