The public may have broadly welcomed the granting of UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Status for 23 industrial sites,but owners and operators of some of the properties are scratching their heads over what obligations they now face. When ... Japan Times, 1 hour ago
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Australia's Great Barrier Reef has avoided Unesco's list of endangered World Heritage sites, it was reported.
Australia's Great Barrier Reef has avoided Unesco's list of endangered World Heritage sites, it has been reported. According to the Telegraph, the Unesco committee met recently to update its list of sites in need of greater protection. But the ...IAfrica.com, 1 day ago UNESCO gives Great Barrier Reef a life line Noodls, 29 minutes ago Great Barrier reef escapes in-danger listing from UNESCO Mining.com, 2 days ago UNESCO rejects suggestions of Australia's Great Barrier Reef being "in danger" Business Standard, 1 month ago
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The UN body also expressed its "deep concern" that IS militants could destroy the World Heritage site of Palmyra in Syria, which they captured in May and have extensively mined.DNA, 1 week ago UNESCO condemns destruction of ancient treasures in Palmyra site New Europe, 1 day ago UNESCO Condemns Islamic State Destruction of Syria's Palmyra Antiquities NDTV, 4 days ago UNESCO condemns IS destruction of Syria's Palmyra antiquities Zee News, 4 days ago
BONN, GERMANY Japan won UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Status for 23 of its modern industrial sites after conceding to South Korea's demand that the registration make clear some of the locations used forced laborers from the Korean Peninsula. ...Japan Times, 2 days ago Japan backtracks on wartime forced labor after winning UNESCO recognition Donga.com, 8 hours ago UNESCO Recognizes Japanese Industrial Sites, Notes Forced Labor Korea Broadcasting System, 1 day ago UNESCO Adds Japanese Industrial Sites to World Heritage List Korea Broadcasting System, 2 days ago
ISIS' rampant destruction and looting of millennia-old heritage sites amounts to a form of "cultural cleansing," according to the head of the United Nations' heritage body. UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova told NBC News that the extremists' ...NBCNews.com, 18 hours ago UNESCO sees ISIS war crimes at heritage sites World War 4 Report, 5 days ago ISIS claims destroying 6 Palmyra busts Asian Age, 4 days ago
Cape Town - Unesco has announced the addition of 24 new World Heritage Sites around thee globe as well as an extension on three existing ones. including our very own Cape Floral Region! First inscribed onto the World Heritage List in 2004, the ...News24, 18 hours ago
The UN cultural agency Unesco has warned that the increasing attacks by the militant group Islamic State (Isis) in Iraq and Syria on heritage sites has reached "industrial scale". The Sunni extremist group is estimated to control as many as 2,000 ...International Business Times UK, 5 days ago UNESCO Director Condemns Cultural Cleansing of Iraq by ISIS COFCC, 12 hours ago ISIS cultural vandalism in pics: Militants destroy Syrian artifacts One India, 4 days ago
Through the partnership, which was announced in Bonn, Germany, where the 39th session of the World Heritage Committee is meeting, Steven will capture images of less photographed World Heritage Sites at destinations where Seabourn ships visit. ...Travel Agent Central, 9 hours ago Seabourn Partners With Photographer Geoff Steven To Photograph UNESCO World Heritage Sites TickerTech.com, 1 day ago CARNIVAL : Seabourn : Partners With Photographer Geoff Steven To Photograph UNESCO World Heritage Sites 4 Traders, 1 day ago
GUWAHATI, July 7 The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) has demanded UNESCO World Heritage Site status for river island Majuli.In a statement here today, AGP president Atul Bora said that deprivation of the river island from the World Heritage Site status has once ...The Assam Tribune, 12 hours ago
The registration of the lake in UNESCO's World Heritage site will enable to protect the biodiversity in the lake, conduct research on those biodiversities, knowledge transfer and attract more tourists. The Ministry of Science and Technology sad ...AllAfrica.com, 18 hours ago Lake Tana Registered As World Heritage Site Individual.com, 16 hours ago
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