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  • Newsletter  N°62
  • 6 January 2009

People around the world © UNESCO/M. Taurus

UNESCO General and Regional Histories

The General and Regional Histories count among UNESCO’s major achievements. They are the result of some forty years of international cooperation between 1,600 of the most renowned scholars from various regions of the world. Aimed at providing readers from different regions with deeper knowledge of cultural and scientific heritage while promoting excellence in research, the Histories consist of a total of 51 volumes, presented in the following six collections: 

From 08-01-2009    to   09-01-2009  (Nairobi - Kenya) 

Planning workshop on the nomination of the Great Rift Valley serial and trans-boundary sites to the World Heritage List More

From 12-01-2009    to   13-01-2009  (Paris - France) 

Meeting of the Subsidiary Body on the examination of nominations to the Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity More

From 16-01-2009    to   16-01-2009  (Ghent and Ostend - Belgium) 

Call for Papers: Responding to Global Climate Change for Heritage Conservation More

From 16-01-2009    to   24-01-2009  (Paris - France) 

Exhibition on "Astronomy: Crossroads of Science and Culture" in the framework of the International Year of Astronomy More

From 16-01-2009    to   16-01-2009  (Paris - France) 

Cultural Event « Sun Rings » with the Kronos Quartet in the framework of the International Year of Astronomy More

From 19-01-2009    to   23-01-2009  (Paris - France) 

Symposium on "The Role of Astronomy in Society and Culture" in the context of the International Year of Astronomy More

From 20-01-2009    to   20-01-2009  (Nairobi - Kenya) 

Stakeholder meeting on the revision of Kenya's Tentative List under the World Heritage Convention More

From 30-01-2009    to   30-01-2009  (Paris - France) 

Expert Working Group Meeting on the Conservation of the World Heritage Site of Bamiyan More
The UNESCO Courrier: Sixty years of views on the world (2008 - n°10)  More

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