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Le Colline del Prosecco di Conegliano e Valdobbiadene iscritte nella lista del Patrimonio Mondiale dell'Umanità dell’UNESCO
Le Colline del Prosecco di Conegliano e Valdobbiadene iscritte nella lista del Patrimonio Mondiale dell'Umanità dell’UNESCO07/08/2019

“Le splendide Colline del Prosecco di Conegliano e Valdobbiadene sono da oggi il 55mo sito italiano iscritto nella lista del Patrimonio Mondiale dell'Umanità dell’UNESCO. Con la decisone dell’apposito Comitato di selezione UNESCO, si riconosce il valore universale di un paesaggio culturale e agr...

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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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Ambassador Massimo Riccardo is the new Permanent Representative of Italy to UNESCO
Ambassador Massimo Riccardo is the new Permanent Representative of Italy to UNESCO10/11/2018

Ambassador Massimo Riccardo started his mandate at the beginning of UNESCO’s Executive Board, replacing Ambassador Vincenza Lomonaco who returned to Rome upon the end of her term. Ambassador Riccardo recently met with UNESCO’s Director-General, Audrey Azoulay, for the presentation of his credentials and to...

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UNESCO – European Heritage Days: the Carabinieri TPC at #UNESCOHeritageLab”
UNESCO – European Heritage Days: the Carabinieri TPC at #UNESCOHeritageLab”09/18/2018

The #UNESCOHeritageLab event was organized by UNESCO during the European Heritage Days (15-16 September 2018) in order to present technological innovations applied to heritage conservation and restauration. The Carabinieri Department for the Protection of Cultural Heritage (TPC) was invited to set up a stand in order to...

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UNESCO - Partecipazione della Cooperazione Italiana allo Sviluppo all’UNESCO Partners Forum
UNESCO - Partecipazione della Cooperazione Italiana allo Sviluppo all’UNESCO Partners Forum09/12/2018

Nel quadro della prima edizione dell’UNESCO Partners Forum il Vice Direttore Generale della Cooperazione Italiana allo Sviluppo, Min. Luca Maestripieri, ha preso parte alla tavola rotonda “Dialogo sulle priorità condivise e gli impegni futuri”.  Nel corso del suo intervento il Dire...

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