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Fri, Aug 10, 2018
This year, International Youth Day focuses on the theme: "Safe spaces for youth". Youth is a decisive phase in personal development. It is the age when people venture into the unknown, seeking new horizons; it is a time of encounters, often memorable ones; it is a time of first commitments. However, [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Mon, Aug 06, 2018
The following is a message from United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres delivered on 6 August 2018, at the memorial ceremony in Hiroshima on the 73rd anniversary of the atomic bombing of the city. The Hiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome) was the only structure left standing in the area where [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Mon, Aug 06, 2018
The following is a message from United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres delivered on 6 August 2018, at the memorial ceremony in Hiroshima on the 73rd anniversary of the atomic bombing of the city. The Hiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome) was the only structure left standing in the area where [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Mon, Aug 06, 2018
The World Heritage Beech Forests Conference was held in Vienna, Austria on 23 July 2018. Eighty-four participants from 15 States Parties came to discuss the challenges and future of the UNESCO World Heritage "Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe”. The conference supported the upstream [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Mon, Aug 06, 2018
The World Heritage Beech Forests Conference was held in Vienna, Austria on 23 July 2018. Eighty-four participants from 15 States Parties came to discuss the challenges and future of the UNESCO World Heritage "Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe”. The conference supported the upstream [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
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)
Fri, Aug 03, 2018
The Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands is organising this conference in the context of JHEP2, a project for the Joint Programming Initiative on Cultural Heritage and Global Change (JPICH) Partnership within the Horizon 2020 – Societal Challenges 5 framework. The conference which will be held in Amersfoort (the Netherlands)... [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage
Fri, Aug 03, 2018
Indigenous peoples are among the most vulnerable populations in the world. This International Day is an opportunity to raise public awareness of their precarious situation, particularly in relation to migration, which is the Day's theme in 2018. Migration influences the way of life of many indigenous peoples, whether these be nomadic [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Fri, Aug 03, 2018
Indigenous peoples are among the most vulnerable populations in the world. This International Day is an opportunity to raise public awareness of their precarious situation, particularly in relation to migration, which is the Day's theme in 2018. Migration influences the way of life of many indigenous peoples, whether these be nomadic [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Fri, Aug 03, 2018
On 1 August 2018, the World Heritage Centre received a petition signed by more than 2,400 citizens who expressed their concerns about deforestation at Lake Baikal World Heritage site (Russian Federation). The competent authorities of the State Party as well as the World Heritage Centre and the Advisory Body IUCN are [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Fri, Aug 03, 2018
On 1 August 2018, the World Heritage Centre received a petition signed by more than 2,400 citizens who expressed their concerns about deforestation at Lake Baikal World Heritage site (Russian Federation). The competent authorities of the State Party as well as the World Heritage Centre and the Advisory Body IUCN are [...]
Source: World Heritage News (UNESCO)
Thu, Jul 26, 2018
The JPICH Heritage in Changing Environments Call is the second of a series of four joint transnational calls within the context of the JPI Cultural Heritage for the period 2017 – 2020. The JPICH Heritage in Changing environment Call for Proposals was formally published on September 4th 2017. At... continue [...]
Source: JPI Cultural Heritage
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, 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

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