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Press conference - Extended 44th session of the World Heritage Committee

18 July 2021
Press conference (online)
on 18 July at 10:00 am CEST (UTC+2 Paris Time)


Tian Xuejun
Chair of the Extended 44th session
of the World Heritage Committee,
Vice Minister of Education
and Chairperson of the National Commission
of the People's Republic of China for UNESCO

Ernesto Ottone R.
UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Culture

Mechtild Rössler
Director of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Shahbaz Khan, Director,
UNESCO Cluster Office in Beijing

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