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  1. South Africa’s Garden Route Declared As UNESCO Biosphere Reserve

    The Garden Route region of South Africa has been declared a biosphere reserve by…
  2. Myanmar lake recognised by UNESCO

    Ttrweekly.com - Myanmar 06.19 / 08:17 ttrweekly.com
    KACHIN STATE, Myanmar, 19 June 2017: Indawgyi Lake was designated as a Man and Biosphere Reserve (MAB) of the UNESCO’s  network at the 29th session of MAB International Coordination Committee, held 12 to 15 June, at the UNESCO headquarter in Paris, France. Goble New Light of Myanmar quoted Forest Department general director, Dr Nyi Nyi [&…
  3. Korea becomes member of UNESCO cultural diversity committee

    Koreaherald.com - South Korea 06.19 / 01:53 koreaherald.com
    South Korea has been chosen to be a member of UNESCO's Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions, the culture ministry said Monday.The election took place during the sixth ordinary session of the Conference of Parties to the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions held at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris from Monday to Thursday last week.Since entering into force March 18, 2007, the…
  4. PA Wants UNESCO to Claim Hebron’s Tomb of the Patriarchs as a Palestinian Heritage Site

    Breitbart.com - Politics 06.18 / 09:08 breitbart.com
    The Palestinian Authority (PA) is requesting from the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, whose annual meeting will take place on July 1 in Krakow, Poland, to register the Old City of Hebron—including its Cave of the Patriarchs—as a Palestinian World Heritage Sit…