UNESCO fears of cultural heritage in Syria

4/9/13 World cultural heritage sited endangered, among which, the old part of Damascus, antique “Cities of death” on the north, a Crusader castle Krak des Chevaliers, the old part of Bozrah, as well as the ancient Aleppo. The World organization for culture UNESCO is concerned about the cultural heritage in Syria. Director General Irina Bokova said on ...

UNESCO to help preserve cultural heritage in Kosovo-Metohija

Tanjug 26/11/2011 UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova sent a letter to Patriarch Irinej of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) in which she asserted that the organisation is closely cooperating with UNMIK, authorities and all other individuals committed to safeguarding the important cultural heritage of humankind, in the preservation of mediaeval monuments in Kosovo-Metohija (KiM) which are part ...

The letter of UNESCO Director-General to Serbian Patriarch

24/11/2011 Your Beatitude I wish to refer to your letter of 15 September 2011, concerning the World Heritage site of the Medieval Monuments in Kosovo. As you know, UNESCO's mission is to contribute to sustainable development, mutual understanding and peace through education, the sciences, culture and communication and information. Moreover, the Organization is convinced of the ...