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World Heritage brings together exceptional cultural sites that belong to all humankind, such as the pyramids of Egypt, the city of Venice, the Taj Mahal and Machu Picchu. The International Council of Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) takes part in the protection of this unique legacy.

Angkor, Siem Reap © Miel Delphine / ICOMOS

Free online classes on African rock art

African rock art online unit ICOMOS HeritageHave you always wanted to learn more about African rock art?

E.patrimoines, an online platform with free online classes on tangible and intangible heritage, has recently launched a unit on African Rock Art.

The unit features 12 videos (in French) with various professionals. Learn from rock art specialists, historians, archaeologists and geographers!

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43rd session of the World Heritage Committee ICOMOS Side Events

ICOMOS will be participating, as Advisory Body, to the 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee that will be held from 30 June to 10 July 2019 in Baku, Azerbaijan. This year, ICOMOS, in collaboration with IUCN, ICOMOS National Committees and ICOMOS Working Groups, will be hosting several side events.

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