World Heritage Committee


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World Heritage Committee

The branch of UNESCO that administers the World Heritage Fund and selects sites for the World Heritage List.
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We are appreciative of the on-going participation and engagement of Indigenous partners in the development of the Strategic Environmental Assessment, which also responds to the World Heritage Committees request.
We don't need resources, rather we require expertise and professional competence of the brotherly countries included in the World Heritage Committee of the UNESCO and the Punjab government would be happy if the friendly countries provide technical support to us,' he added.
The new resolution, which was proposed by the committee's European member states, was submitted by Lebanon and Tunisia for Jordan and the Palestinians, who are not among the World Heritage Committee.
The 40th session of the World Heritage Committee began on 10 July in Istanbul, Turkey and will continue until 20 July.
Istanbul, July 11 (ONA) The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Heritage and Culture, is taking part at meetings of 40th session of the World Heritage Committee, currently held in Istanbul, Turkey and continues up to 20 th July.
The WWF findings are stunningly higher than the 18 natural sites listed as "in danger" by the World Heritage Committee of the UNESCO.
TUNIS (TAP)- Tunisia was elected, Wednesday, member of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee for a four-year term (2015-2019).
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) included Historic Jeddah and Hail Rock Art in the World Heritage List during the 38th UNESCO World Heritage committee session in Qatar (2014) and 39th session of UNESCO World Heritage committee in Bonn, Germany (2015).
The resolution, adopted by the World Heritage Committee meeting in Bonn, Germany, takes Israel to task foramong other grievancesthe following allegations: engaging in "illegal excavations" in the Old City; causing damage to structures on the Temple Mount; impeding restoration work on the Temple Mount; and damaging the "visual integrity" of the Old City with the Jerusalem light rail.
But Unesco's World Heritage Committee held off designating the site as endangered pending further reviews.
The words "The World Heritage Committee of UNESCO" have been replaced by the words "the United Nations entities in the field of conservation of World Heritage.
Damascus, SANA --UNESCO World Heritage Committee recommended during its 38th session working to protect the world heritage properties which are listed on the threatened world heritage.

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