World Heritage

This page is a list of the most recently updated pages and stories that have been tagged “World Heritage” by IUCN thematic and regional units.
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Contact the Steering Committee here. CEESP Chair & Deputy Chair   Kristen Walker Painemilla,  IUCN CEESP Chair Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Policy Center for Environment and...
In the framework of Ha Long – Cat Ba Alliance, funded by the United State Agency for International Development (USAID), IUCN will hold a media talk...
Time and location: Ha Long city – 12 & 13 Mar 2018 and Cat Ba – 14 Mar 2018 Participants: journalists in Ha Noi City, Hai Phong and Quang Ninh Provinces who are interested in environment...
Discover the 241 natural and mixed sites on the World Heritage List  The World Heritage List comprises 1073 properties of Outstanding Universal Value. Natural sites represent about 23% of this list...
2017 update launched! The number of natural World Heritage sites affected by climate change has nearly doubled in three years, according to the IUCN World Heritage Outlook 2. Read the story in full...
The World Heritage Programme mobilises action across IUCN’s wide network of members and experts to promote natural World Heritage IUCN’s World Heritage Programme has a dual approach to conserving...
IUCN has developed positions and advice notes on issues related to natural World Heritage sites IUCN works to provide guidance while outlining its position on key issues affecting natural World...
IUCN studies provide guidance for the effective implementation of the World Heritage Convention IUCN produces reports and studies with a variety of partners, on topcis related to World Heritage,...
Subscribe to Protecting the Planet to stay on top of the latest news on World Heritage and protected areas! The newsletter comes out monthly and includes a regular World Heritage section. Special...
Discover the IUCN Congress through the World Heritage and Nature-Culture Journeys! Download Journeys are designed to help you find easily all events related to an area of interest. The World...
On 27-28 February 2018, the Zoological Society of London and National Geographic Society along with IUCN, BirdLife International, CBD and others will...
In recent years, there have been calls to dramatically scale up area-based conservation and for large proportions of the planet to be protected in an interconnected way. Such views are providing an...
The World Rowing Federation FISA today became the first sporting body to announce its commitment to ensuring that activities under its control will...
Similar commitments have been made previously in the private sector, including by oil, gas and mining groups and financial institutions. “Safeguarding the planet’s most precious natural sites for...
The “Journey” highlighting the interconnectedness of nature and culture, which began at the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 in Hawai‘i, USA,...
Jointly coordinated by IUCN and ICOMOS with a range of partners, the Culture-Nature Journey presents delegates at the ICOMOS 19th General Assembly and Scientific Symposium a mix of sessions...

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