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Day: Friday, 4 November 2016 close
3-4 November 2016
In 2015, representatives of 195 countries met in Paris for the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21) to discuss the impact of climate change on societies, their livelihoods and their cultural heritage. Evidence suggests that torrential downpours, violent and unexpected storms, heat waves, new records in pollution and landslides are increasingly frequent. Over the last few years ...
31 October 2016 - 9 November 2016
The African World Heritage Fund (AWHF) in collaboration with ICCROM are proposing a training course for African States Parties. Africa, as a developing region, must increasingly address the issue of ensuring that development is carried out in a way that minimizes negative impacts and promotes positive effects for heritage and associated communities. Heritage Impact assessments are a key tool ...