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Source: United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
1 June 2012

01.06.2012 - UNESCOPRESS
World Heritage Committee to consider inscription of 36 sites on UNESCO’s World Heritage List at forthcoming session (St Petersburg 24 June – 6 July)

The World Heritage Committee will consider the inscription of 36 sites on the World Heritage List during its next meeting from 24 June to 6 July, in Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation.


Twenty-eight cultural sites are to be considered:



Palestine, which became a member of UNESCO in October 2011 and subsequently ratified the World Heritage Convention, will be presenting its first site for inscription on the World Heritage List.


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Media contact: Roni Amelan, UNESCO Press Service,
r.amelan(at), +33 (0)1 45 68 16 50

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