Exhibition and forum “Architecture-building bridges between people and times”

20/04/2017
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In the frames of German-Georgian Year 2017, on the 25th of March, 2017 the Tbilisi Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) hosted an event on the occasion of 200th anniversary of German settlements in the South Caucasus Region “Architecture-building bridges between people and times”. > > >

Historical Monuments of Mtskheta were granted enhanced protection by UNESCO

09/12/2016

On December 8th and 9th, 2016, the Intergovernmental Committee for the protection of cultural property in the event of armed conflict held its 11th session, at UNESCO’s headquarters, in Paris. Among other points, the Committee examined the request made by Georgia for granting enhanced protection to the Historical Monuments of Mtskheta.

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The Georgian nomination “Living Culture of the three writing systems of the Georgian alphabet” has been inscribed on the UNESCO’s Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

30/11/2016

The 11th Session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, held in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, 28 November-2 December 2016, decided to inscribe  the Georgian nomination "Living Culture of the three writing systems of the Georgian alphabet" on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

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Seminar on UNESCO at the International Music festival of Batumi

21/11/2016

On September 21st, 2016, a seminar on UNESCO was organized within the framework of the International Music festival of Batumi, on the initiative of UNESCO Artist for Peace and artistic director of the Festival, Mrs. Eliso Bolkvadze.

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The World Heritage Committee of UNESCO decides to remove “Historical Monuments of Mtskheta” from the List of World Heritage in Danger

14/07/2016

The 40th Session of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee was held on 13th July, 2016 in Istanbul. The Committee adopted an important decision for Georgia, which removed the Historical Monuments of Mtskheta from the List of World Heritage in Danger.

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