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whS.bmp Exhibition on World Heritage Sites in Croatia
07 Oct 2004 - The Director-General opens exhibition and appoints Mr Relja Bašić as UNESCO Artist for Peace 
whcs.gif UNESCO and the United Kingdom sign Memorandum of Understanding in the Field of Heritage Conservation
15 Oct 2003 - "Today more than ever, we need to help strengthen the capacity of developing countries to respond to emergency situations , protect heritage at risk and make heritage conservation an integral part of the livelihoods of local communities.", UNESCO Director-General declared. 
WhcS.gif World Heritage Convention: 14th General Assembly
14 Oct 2003 - Addressing the representatives of 176 States Parties to the 1972 Convention, Koïchiro Matsuura, after noting with pleasure the accession of 11 new States, reviewed the achievements of the past two years. 
International Experts Meeting In Tokyo Recommend Greater Security For Iraq’s National Museum and Heritage.
19 Aug 2003 - Some 30 experts who met in Tokyo on August 1 and 2 issued recommendations aiming at coordinating international efforts to safeguard Iraq’s cultural heritage. 

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