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  • Newsletter  N°68
  • July-August 2009


33rd session of the World Heritage Committee

The World Heritage Committee met in Seville, Spain, from 22-30 June. During the session, the Committee reviewed the state of conservation of 177 World Heritage sites and examined 27 potential sites for inscription on the World Heritage List. The World Heritage Convention has been ratified by 186 States Parties to date, making it one of the most widely ratified international legal instruments. 

From 06-07-2009    to   08-07-2009  (Paris - France) 

Expert Meeting on Finalizing the New Cultural Policy Profile More

From 08-07-2009    to   09-07-2009  (Paris - France) 

Press Conference on the “Final Report on Damage Assessment in Babylon” More

From 19-07-2009    to   26-07-2009  (Sinaia - Romania) 

Pilot Workshop on the Creation of a Museum by Young People More

From 23-07-2009    to   23-07-2009  (Kampala - Uganda) 

Exhibition on the UNESCO project “Revitalization of bark cloth making in Uganda” More

From 29-07-2009    to   01-08-2009  (Yakutsk, the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) - Russian Federation) 

International Museum Conference on Circumpolar Cultures More

From 10-08-2009    to   14-08-2009  (Borobudur - Indonesia) 

Cluster Training-of-Trainers Workshop for the Cultural Heritage Specialist Guide Programme in Borobudur More

From 15-08-2009    to   19-08-2009  (Karakorum - Mongolia) 

World Heritage Education Training Workshop More
UNESCO Courier 2009 - N° 5: Diversity, a synonym for culture  More

World Heritage Review n°53 - World Heritage in Spain  More

Museum International N° 241-2: Return of Cultural Objects: The Athens Conference (periodical)  More

Planning for Cultural Diversity: Fundamentals of Education Planning N° 87  More

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