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CreativItaly - un viaggio attraverso la creatività italiana
CreativItaly - un viaggio attraverso la creatività italiana10/25/2019

Si è svolto all'UNESCO, il 24 ottobre, “CreativItaly: a journey through Italian creativity”, evento organizzato dalla Delegazione Permanente in collaborazione con le città di Bergamo, Biella, Como e Trieste a sostegno della candidatura al network UNESCO delle Città Creative. La ser...

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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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Italian national commission for UNESCO: meeting of the management board
Italian national commission for UNESCO: meeting of the management board01/25/2019

Yesterday the management board of the Italian national commission for UNESCO has decided upon Italy’s future candidatures to the World Heritage List.   Read the press release

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UNESCO – Intangible Cultural Heritage: First Italian Expert In the Evaluation Body
UNESCO – Intangible Cultural Heritage: First Italian Expert In the Evaluation Body 12/10/2018

Italy enters for the first time the evaluation body of UNESCO’s 2003 Convention for the safeguarding of the intangible cultural heritage. Prof. Pier Luigi Petrillo was elected by the 24 members for the intergovernmental committee of the Convention during its 13th session in Port Louis (Mauritius). The evaluation ...

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The Carabinieri Present the 2019 Italian World-Heritage Sites Historical Calendar and Agenda
The Carabinieri Present the 2019 Italian World-Heritage Sites Historical Calendar and Agenda 12/03/2018

The 2019 edition of the historical calendar and agenda of the Carabinieri, which is prefaced by UNESCO’s Director general Audrey Azoulay and devoted to Italy’s World Heritage Sites, has been presented yesterday during a ceremony at the Carabinieri Officials’ School in Rome. The Italian Minister for Cultu...

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The Art of Dry-Stone Walling, knowledge and techniques” inscribed on UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage List
"The Art of Dry-Stone Walling, knowledge and techniques” inscribed on UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage List 11/29/2018

The yearly meeting of the UNESCO Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, which is taking place in Port Louis (Mauritius), has inscribed "The Art of Dry-Stone Walling, knowledge and techniques”, which was presented by Italy, Croatia, Cyprus, France, Slovenia, Spain and Switzerland, on UNESCO...

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