26 Jul 2012
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UNESCO's World Heritage Committee has established a special fund to support Mali's efforts in safeguarding the World Heritage sites in Timbuktu and at the Tomb of Askia in Gao.  These
08 Jul 2012
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The 36th session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee in St Petersburg has now closed.  During the meeting the Committee added 26 new sites to UNESCO's World Heritage List - these includ
27 Jun 2012
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The UNESCO World Heritage Committee meeting in St Petersburg has decided to place the Liverpool World Heritage Site on the List of World Heritage in Danger. This follows a joint UNESCO/ICOMOS React
19 Jun 2012
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For the first time this year, and following a resolution at last year’s meeting, all the papers for the UNESCO World Heritage Committee have been made available in advance to the public, via
19 Jun 2012
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The Forth Bridge in Scotland, and Gorham’s Cave Complex in Gibraltar have been recommended to go forward as the UK’s next World Heritage nominations.  The Forth Bridge nomination w
19 Jun 2012
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  Irina Bokova, the Director-General of UNESCO, has received  an honorary Doctor of Letters from Durham University.   She is a Bulgarian national and the first woman to head
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