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Sun, Aug 05, 2018
Join us in beating plastic pollution at World Heritage sites. If you plan to visit one of the 1073 World Heritage sites this year, help contribute to protecting the site by not using single-use plastic. 50% of consumer plastics are designed to be used only once, and nearly one third [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Thu, Jun 14, 2018
The renewed agreement outlines the mandate and responsibilities in the field of World Heritage of the Regional Heritage Management Training Centre "Lucio Costa” located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as a Category 2 Centre under the auspices of UNESCO. The Lucio Costa Centre is recognized for its mandate focused on reinforcing [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Thu, Jun 14, 2018
The World Heritage Committee will inscribe some of the 30 sites nominated for inclusion on UNESCO's World Heritage List during its forthcoming meeting in Manama under the chair of Sheikha Haya Rashed Al Khalifa of Bahrain from 24 June to 4 July. The proposed additions to the World Heritage List number [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Mon, Jun 11, 2018
The stakeholders and partners of the project BIOsphere and Heritage of Lake Chad (BIOPALT) met in N'Djamena from 28 to 31 May 2018 to discuss their collaboration for the implementation of the project. Launched on 28 February 2018, the BIOPALT project aims to strengthen the capacity of the member states [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Sun, Jun 10, 2018
We are glad to inform all who concerne about the organization of the International Summer School, 25-29, June 2018, Kaunas. Specialists of cultural heritage, students of architecture and heritage protection, doctoral students who work with any topics related to preserving or interpreting the Heritage of historic urban landscapes of the [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage
Fri, Jun 08, 2018
This World Oceans Day, the World Heritage Centre highlights the power of art to inspire people all over the world to step up efforts to protect our Marine World Heritage for future generations. Since the first true marine site was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1982, Marine World [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Fri, Jun 08, 2018
This World Oceans Day, the World Heritage Centre highlights the power of art to inspire people all over the world to step up efforts to protect our Marine World Heritage for future generations. Since the first true marine site was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1982, Marine World [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Wed, Jun 06, 2018
Considering that the sky is the common heritage of all humanity, as well as recognizing the need to identify and reinforce the ties that exist between religious / sacred traditions and knowledge of the universe, that illustrate in many places the close relationship between spirituality, the skyscape and sacred places, [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Wed, Jun 06, 2018
Considering that the sky is the common heritage of all humanity, as well as recognizing the need to identify and reinforce the ties that exist between religious / sacred traditions and knowledge of the universe, that illustrate in many places the close relationship between spirituality, the skyscape and sacred places, [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Wed, Jun 06, 2018
Standard Chartered Bank has informed the World Heritage Centre that as part of a review and update of their environmental and social framework, it has strengthened its policy regarding World Heritage sites. Standard Chartered has not only decided to stop financing or lending to any projects that may damage World Heritage [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Wed, Jun 06, 2018
Standard Chartered Bank has informed the World Heritage Centre that as part of a review and update of their environmental and social framework, it has strengthened its policy regarding World Heritage sites. Standard Chartered has not only decided to stop financing or lending to any projects that may damage World Heritage [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Fri, May 18, 2018
We inform all the applicants that the proposals submitted under the call Heritage in Changing Environment are under evaluation. We apologize but the evaluation process took longer than expected. We are confident to be able to communicate the number and the name of the proposals funded by end of June [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage
Wed, Apr 18, 2018
Dear Participants, click below to read the programme of the event: Programme JPICH International Workshop on Funded Research Projects 28-29 MAY2018 If you are interested to participate in the JPICH International Workshop please register at the following link : https://web.beniculturali.it/?p=796 We inform you that at the end of the event [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage
Mon, Apr 09, 2018
On 25th April JPICH will organize a Workshop on Alignement. We inform all the concerned that the registration on line is open on the web site: https://event.fecyt.es/jpi-cultural-heritage-workshop-on-alignment More practical information about the venue , the accomodation and the transport will be available clicking on the file below attached: JPICH Workshop [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage
Tue, Mar 20, 2018
The Joint Programming Initiative on Cultural Heritage organizes this event with the aim of exploiting and promoting future perspective for the Projects granted through the JPICH two joint calls. This International Workshop intends to provide fresh impetus to the research applied to Cultural Heritage, by diffusing and foreseeing impact [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage
Mon, Mar 12, 2018
On the 23th March 2018 PROTHEGO will organize the final event in Paris at UNESCO, 7 Place de Fontenoy, Room IV. We invite all the concerned to confirm their presence before 20th March writing Dr Daniele Spizzichino: daniele.spizzichino@isprambiente.it Please click on the link below for further details and save the [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
The JPICH Digital Heritage Call is the first of a series of four joint transnational calls within the context of the JPI Cultural Heritage. The JPICH Digital Heritage Call for Proposals was formally published on April 24, 2017. At the deadline (June 22, 2017) 34 proposals were submitted. Three... continue [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
Perceiving Cultural Heritage Through Digital Technologies The aim of this special issue is to solicit interdisciplinary studies about the complex phenomenon that takes place during the aesthetic and synesthetic involvement of a human observer in the perception of Cultural Heritage and art mediated by virtual and augmented reality or other... [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
On the 12th of April 2018 Pich will organise the final conference in Delft, University of Technology. We invite the participants of the other running JPI Cultural Heritage projects to this conference, and everybody who is interested in the built and intangible Cultural Heritage. Click on [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage
Wed, Dec 06, 2017
The National Research Council (CNR) is pleased to invite you at the event “Safeguarding Cultural Heritage from Natural and Man-Made Disasters” that will take place at the Danube University Krems (Austria) on January 23th, 2018. The event is organized in the framework of the Interreg Central Europe Risk assessment andsustainable [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage

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