Situation in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea (Ukraine)

On 24 March 2016, ICOMOS participated at the request of the UNESCO Director General, Ms Irinia Bokova, at an Information Meeting on the “Follow up of the situation in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea (Ukraine)” at UNESCO heaquarters, and made a presentation on information at its disposal in its field of competence, cultural heritage preservation, along with representatives of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the OSCE and Amnesty international. Read the speech of the UNESCO Director General.