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“Estate all'italiana Festival
“Estate all'italiana Festival"08/17/2020

“Estate all'italiana Festival": un tour esclusivo che nell’arco di 10 settimane presenta al pubblico internazionale alcuni spettacoli del cartellone 2020 dei festival italiani. L’iniziativa è promossa dal Ministero degli Affari Esteri nel quadro delle misure a sostegno delle imprese culturali e ...

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COMMEMORAZIONE DEL 64° ANNIVERSARIO DEL DISASTRO DI MARCINELLE08/07/2020

MESSAGGIO DEL MINISTRO DI MAIO Cari connazionali, in occasione del 64° anniversario della tragedia di Marcinelle, in Belgio, desidero ricordare i 262 minatori che l’8 agosto del 1956 persero la vita al Bois du Cazier: tra questi, 136 erano italiani. Dal 2001 l’Italia commemora con la “Giornata del Sacrificio del Lavoro italiano nel M...

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Discorso del Presidente della Repubblica in occasione della Festa del 2 Giugno
Discorso del Presidente della Repubblica in occasione della Festa del 2 Giugno06/01/2020

Intervento del Presidente della Repubblica Sergio Mattarella in occasione del “Concerto dedicato alle vittime del coronavirus” nel 74° anniversario della Festa Nazionale della Repubblica   Il 2 giugno, domani, si celebra l’anniversario della nascita della nostra Repubblica. Lo faremo in una atmosf...

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Italy re-elected to the UNESCO Executive Board
Italy re-elected to the UNESCO Executive Board11/21/2019

The UNESCO General Conference re-elected Italy for the sixth consecutive 4-year term (2019-2023) to the Organization’s 58-member Executive Board. read the full article

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CreativItaly – A Journey Through Italian Creativity
CreativItaly – A Journey Through Italian Creativity 10/25/2019

On October 24, the Italian permanent Delegation organized the event « CreativItaly: A Journey Through Italian Creativity » at UNESCO, in cooperation with the cities of Bergamo, Biella, Como and Trieste with a view to supporting their candidature to the UNESCO network of creative cities. Numerous p...

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The « Recovered Treasures » Exhibition Inaugurated at UNESCO
The « Recovered Treasures » Exhibition Inaugurated at UNESCO 10/04/2019

The exhibition of artworks recovered by the Carabinieri Command for the protection of cultural heritage (TPC) during its 50 years of activity was inaugurated today at UNESCO. Among the distinguished guests, there was UNESCO’s Director-General, Audrey Azoulay, the permanent representative of Italy to UNESCO, Massimo Ricca...

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UNESCO World Forum on « Culture and Food: Innovative Strategies for Sustainable Development »
UNESCO World Forum on « Culture and Food: Innovative Strategies for Sustainable Development » 08/26/2019

The UNESCO World Forum on « Culture and Food: Innovative Strategies for Sustainable Development » will take place in Parma, on Septembre 12 and 13. Information of the Forum is available on the dedicated pages of UNESCO’s website and on the website of Parma City of Gastronomy.    On...

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The Prosecco Hills of Conegliano and Valdobbiadene inscribed in UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
The Prosecco Hills of Conegliano and Valdobbiadene inscribed in UNESCO’s World Heritage List. 07/08/2019

“Today, the beautiful Prosecco hills of  Conegliano and Valdobbiadene have become the 55th  Italian site inscribed in UNESCO’s World Heritage List.  The Committee’s decision confirms the universal value of this unique cultural and agricultural landscape, which is the fruit of a skillful and e...

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UNESCO: The Italian Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Emanuela Claudia Del Re, Participates In The UNESCO International Water Conference and  The Launching Of The Project Empowering Young People in Africa through Media and Communication
UNESCO: The Italian Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Emanuela Claudia Del Re, Participates In The UNESCO International Water Conference and The Launching Of The Project "Empowering Young People in Africa through Media and Communication"05/15/2019

Italy’s Vice-Ministre for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Emanuela Del Re, participated in the UNESCO International Water Conference. The Vice-Minister intervened in the panel on promoting a gender-based approch to water security. She underlined the need to have a strong focus on women and gir...

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Italy’s Environment Minister Sergio Costa At UNESCO’s International Water Conference: “No To Speculation on Water”
Italy’s Environment Minister Sergio Costa At UNESCO’s International Water Conference: “No To Speculation on Water”05/14/2019

“Almost 1.4 million people die every year due to diseases linked to polluted drinkable water ; 3 persons out of 10 don’t have access to clean water and 6 persons out of 10 don’t have access to proper sanitation services. The lack of drinkable water or its contamination are responsible for the deat...

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Avviso pubblico per la ricerca di sponsorizzazioni per l'organizzazione della Festa della Repubblica 2019
Avviso pubblico per la ricerca di sponsorizzazioni per l'organizzazione della Festa della Repubblica 201905/10/2019

La Delegazione Permanente d’Italia presso l’UNESCO con il presente avviso pubblico intende procedere alla ricerca di sponsorizzazioni per l'organizzazione di un evento per celebrare la Festa della Repubblica 2019 in ambito UNESCO. Caratteristiche ed elementi essenziali delle proposte di sponsorizzazione: le can...

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Incendio Notre-Dame: solidarietà e impegno dell’UNESCO per la ricostruzione
Incendio Notre-Dame: solidarietà e impegno dell’UNESCO per la ricostruzione04/19/2019

E’ stata consegnata oggi al Presidente della Repubblica francese Emmanuel Macron la dichiarazione solenne adottata su proposta italiana dal Consiglio Esecutivo Unesco per riaffermare i valori del patrimonio culturale in relazione agli eventi che hanno colpito la Cattedrale di Notre-Dame. L’iniziativa è...

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Fire at Notre-Dame de Paris: UNESCO’s Solidarity and Engagement for Its Reconstruction
Fire at Notre-Dame de Paris: UNESCO’s Solidarity and Engagement for Its Reconstruction 04/15/2019

A formal declaration adopted by UNESCO’s Executive Board upon Italy’s initiative has been  presented to French President Emmanuel Macron in order to reiterate the importance of cultural heritage after the fire which devastated Notre-Dame Cathedral. This initiative follows up on the work carried out by Ita...

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UNESCO Executive Board. National Statement at the Plenary Debate of the 206th session, delivered by H.E. Ambassador Massimo Riccardo
UNESCO Executive Board. National Statement at the Plenary Debate of the 206th session, delivered by H.E. Ambassador Massimo Riccardo04/09/2019

Monsieur le Président du Conseil Exécutif, Madame la Présidente de la Conférence Générale, Madame la Directrice Générale, Chers Collègues, Permettez-moi une réflexion. Les grands défis contemporains relèvent pour l’essentiel du mandat de l&rsq...

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Visit of the Minister of Cultural Heritage and Activities, Alberto Bonisoli, to UNESCO
Visit of the Minister of Cultural Heritage and Activities, Alberto Bonisoli, to UNESCO03/15/2019

Press release: http://www.beniculturali.it/mibac/export/MiBAC/sito-MiBAC/Contenuti/MibacUnif/Comunicati/visualizza_asset.html_119410042.html  

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