UNESCO World Heritage Program in Theory


in Theory

How and what to learn from Natural sites and Cultural monuments.

Criteria to become a UNESCO World Heritage (UWH).

What is Knowledge.

Taboos in connection with cultural values.

Biodiversity – Sustainability.

Step by Step

Contact your national or regional UNESCO office, and ask for UWH information material and websites.

Invite United Nations or UNESCO expertise to assist your UWH project.

in Action

Investigate UNESCO World Heritages (UWH) in your country/region.

Lecture on the history and the qualifications of UWH.

Visit some other Natural and Cultural appreciated sites in your local area that your school could adopt and care about.

Propose a new candidate for UWH in your region and formulate your support document.

Exchange UWH information material with one or a few friendship-schools.