World Heritage Seminar, Dublin Castle, September 2013

Posted on 2 October 2013


On 12 September 2013 in Dublin Castle, Jimmy Deenihan TD, Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht hosted a one-day seminar on the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List. The seminar involved representatives from local authorities and community groups and included various presentations from an international panel of experts who outlined the  procedures involved in progressing a site from the Tentative List to nomination for World Heritage Status.

The presentations can be downloaded or viewed below.

Preparing Serial World Heritage Nominations in the Netherlands – Dré van Marrewijk

The assessment process for cultural heritage sites proposed for inscription on the World Heritage List – Grellan Rourke

World Heritage – an honour and an obligation – Adrian Phillips

UNESCO World Heritage Property of Brú na Bóinne a Local Authority perspective – Loreto Guinan

Living with the Monuments of Brú na Bóinne – Claire Tuffy

What to do with a Tentative List once you have one – the UK experience – Christopher Young

What are the next steps for the Local Authorities and local groups – Edward Bourke


Photos from World Heritage Seminar Dublin 2013