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21.03.2010
Transnational serial property "Western Tien-Shan" inscribed to the national Tentative lists of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic

Application forms for inscription Kazakh and Kyrgyz parts of the nomination to the Tentative lists of two republics have been developed and submitted to the World Heritage Center as part of the project for the transnational serial nomination "Western Tien-Shan" preparation.

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21.02.2010
"The Nation Natural heritage - 2010" awards announced

"Zvorykinsky project" of the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs under the auspices of the Nation Natural Heritage Protection Council and Interregional public organization for promotion of Natural Heritage in regions "The Nation Natural Heritage" has announced an awards "The Nation Natural Heritage - 2010".

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03.02.2010
"Bikin River Valley" Tentative List Submission Format surrendered to The Commission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO

Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology have been submitted the "Bikin River Valley" Tentative List Submission Format to the Commission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO for the purpose of its further submission to the World Heritage Centre. Due to the two protected areas located in the upper and middle stream of the Bikin River, it is in plan to extend already existing "Central Sikhote-Alin" World Heritage property.

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28.01.2010
"Magadansky Reserve" World Heritage nomination have been submitted to the Commission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO

Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology have been submitted the "Magadansky Reserve" World Heritage nomination dossier to the Commission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO for the purpose of its further submission to the World Heritage Centre. Preparation of the nomination dossier for the only protected natural area within the Magadansky Region was supported by the Governor, Dudov N. N., in February 2005 "Magadansky Reserve" was inscribed on the Tentative List of the Russian Federation.

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18.12.2009
Director General presents UNESCO climate change initiative at Copenhagen Conference

Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, yesterday presented UNESCO's climate change initiative at a press briefing held during the 15th Conference of the Parties (COP 15) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

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03.12.2009
Google and UNESCO announce alliance to provide virtual visits of several World Heritage sites

Sites of outstanding universal value inscribed on the World Heritage List - the Palace of Versailles in France, the historic centre of Prague in the Czech Republic and the old town of Cбceres in Spain, for example - can now be explored online by internet users around the world, thanks to an alliance signed by UNESCO and the international corporation Google.

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20.11.2009
Two booklets from the series "Russian Natural World Heritage Properties" have been published

Booklets "The Virgin Komi Forests" - Russia's first Natural World Heritage Property" and "Golden Mountains of Altai - the World Heritage Property" have been published by the Natural Heritage Protection Fund in consort with the Institute of Geography of the RAS, Pechoro-Ilichsky and Katun Reserves, Yugyd Va National Park.

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13.11.2009
A workshop meeting "Serial natural World Heritage sites: challenges for nomination and management" took place

A workshop meeting "Serial natural World Heritage sites: challenges for nomination and management" took place at the International Academy for Nature Conservation on the isle of Vilm in Germany between 7 and 11 of November.

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30.10.2009
General Assembly elects 12 new members to World Heritage Committee and sets priorities for future of Heritage Convention

Twelve new members were elected to the World Heritage Committee during the 17th General Assembly of States Parties to the World Heritage Convention, held at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France from 23 to 28 October. The new members of the Committee are Cambodia, Estonia, Ethiopia, France, Iraq, Mali, Mexico, Russian Federation, South Africa, Switzerland, Thailand and United Arab Emirates. Each country will serve a mandate of four years.

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24.10.2009
The preparation of the transnational nomination "Daurian Steppes" renewed

The annual international conference on "Environmental cooperation of the Trans-Baikal region (Russia), the Autonomous Region of Inner Mongolia (China) and the Eastern aimak (Mongolia) in the transboundary ecological regions" held in Chita on the 21-23 of October. Within the conference a workshop "The preparation of the transnational nomination "Daurian Steppes" as a World Natural Heritage site" took place.

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