is committee aims to integrate Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH), as defined by e 2003 UNESCO Convention for e Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage and associated Guidelines, into ICOMOS-UK’s wide ranging activities relating to e understanding, safeguarding and promotion of heritage, wi focus on oral traditions, performing arts, social practices, rituals and festive . WELCOME TO ICOMOS UK. ICOMOS-UK promotes appreciation and understanding of our cultural heritage in e UK and worldwide. Our focus is on policy and practice, information and opportunities. Join us and support e only international multi-disciplinary professional conservation body. ICOMOS-UK is e UK National Committee of ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments and Sites). e Board of Trustees of World Heritage UK is pleased to announce e details of its 5 Annual Conference and Annual General Meeting, is year to be hosted by e Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal UNESCO World Heritage Site at e Llangollen Pavilion near Wrexham in Nor Wales on e 7 and 8 ober . in Events, ICOMOS-UK Members, World Heritage News Perspectives on e Board Meeting in Buenos Aires (Annual General Assembly 3-6 ember ) is year, e ICOMOS Annual General Assembly and Advisory Committee took place in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from 4-8 ember , on e generous invitation of ICOMOS Argentina. ICOMOS-UK has a new Wood Committee. It met for e first time in and we are pleased to say e new committee is proving to be a great success. e objectives of e wood committee are to promote understanding and cooperation in e field of conservation of wooden built heritage and to advise on and develop ICOMOS-UK programmes in is field. e committee will have a broad outlook and hopes . A Nature-Culture ematic Community on e PANORAMA platform, coordinated jointly by ICCROM, IUCN and ICOMOS, was recently launched by e World Heritage Leadership Programme at e ICOMOS GA ker event. e World Heritage Committee e World Heritage Committee meets once a year, and consists of representatives from 21 of e States Parties to e Convention elected by eir General Assembly. At its first session, e Committee adopted its Rules of Procedure of e World Heritage Committee. e Future of Our Pasts: Engaging Cultural Heritage in Climate Action report was released by ICOMOS on Wednesday 3 y in Baku, Republic of Azerbai at an event held during e 43rd session of e World Heritage Committee.Putting ford a multi-disciplinary approach to cultural heritage, e report is intended for site managers, scientists, researchers, but also to climate. Experts from UNESCO's World Heritage Centre and from e International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) undertook a reactive monitoring mission to examine development projects affecting e Old and New Towns of Edinburgh (United Kingdom), inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage List in 1995.. Undertaken at e request of e World Heritage Committee during its most recent session . ICOMOS has established scientific international committees on various cultural heritage emes and issues. Members consist of international renowned expert specialists in each subject and designated by eir own national committee. e international scientific committees are ICOMOS technical bodies. Welcome e International Scientific Committee on Archaeological Heritage Management (ICAHM) advises ICOMOS and e World Heritage Committee on matters at pertain to all aspects of e management of archaeological sites and landscapes. ICOMOS-UK is e UK national committee of ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments and Sites), which has a special role as official adviser to UNESCO on cultural World Heritage Sites. At ICOMOS-UK we play a vital role in advising on aspects of World Heritage and sites for nomination across e UK. We are an independent charity wi a UK-wide and international mission to promote . e aim of e Committee is to promote e conservation, protection, rehabilitation and enhancement of monuments, groups of buildings, and sites, at e national and internation al levels and in accordance wi definitions in Article 3 of e ICOMOS Statutes. National Committees serve as a forum where individuals and representatives of institutions concerned wi e conservation, protection, . is meeting will engage national ICOMOS committees in Sou America and globally to consider e emes wi in e overall context of Archaeological Heritage and World Heritage Sites, Tods e Sustainable Management of Landscapes . is document is e report of e expert meeting convened at e request of e sixteen session of e World Heritage Committee held in ember 1992 in Santa Fe. Individuals from e natural and cultural fields met from 1 rough 4 ember 1993 at e World Conservation Monitoring Centre, in Cambridge, U.K. ICOMOS-UK is e UK committee of ICOMOS and advises on aspects of World Heritage and sites for nomination across e UK. It is an independent charity wi a UK-wide and international mission to promote and support best practice in e conservation, care . In 1972, ICOMOS was named by e UNESCO World Heritage Convention as one of e ree formal advisory bodies to e World Heritage Committee, along wi e International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and e International Centre for e Study of e Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM). 14- - ICAHM Webinar on Au enticity Register for is week’s ICAHM Webinar! 26-11- Call for Projects - World Heritage Volunteers e World Heritage Volunteers (WHV) Initiative is launching e World Heritage Volunteers Campaign , which welcomes e participation of all interested organisations and institutions, and additionally offers an opportunity to apply for not only. Welcome. ICOMOS International Cultural Tourism Committee (ICTC) is a global network of cultural heritage, conservation and tourism professionals & academics. We play a pivotal role in research, providing a platform for cutting-edge transversal inking, developing policy directions and providing advice & expertise at local national and international levels including to UNESCO, UNWTO & IUCN. e International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) provides e World Heritage Committee wi evaluations of cultural and mixed properties proposed for inscription on e World Heritage List. It is an international, non-governmental organization founded in 1965, wi an international secretariat in Paris. e International Polar Heritage Committee. e International Polar Heritage Committee (IPHC) is an international scientific committee wi in ICOMOS e International Council on Monuments and Sites /Conseil International des Monuments et des Sites. e IPHC was founded 1 ember 2000 and focuses on e preservation and protection of polar (Arctic and Antarctic) heritage. ICOMOS Ireland organises activities on e International Day for Monuments and Sites. It hosts meetings to pursue its objectives. ICOMOS Ireland follows and comments on matters in regard to World Heritage Sites and Sites on e Tentative list in Ireland. e World Heritage Centre is organizing an Information Meeting regarding e 44 session of e World Heritage Committee. e meeting will be held online on Wednesday, 30 for all permanent delegations of UNESCO. e working languages of e meeting will be English and French and simultaneous interpretation will be provided in ese. Target completion date: ober (at ICOMOS AdCom meeting in Rabat, Morocco). (3) Coordinating e drafting of a new ICOMOS Charter on Climate Change and Heritage. A charter is ICOMOS’s most formal type of international drinal document, addressing heritage . ICOMOS Meetings All of e major ICOMOS meetings, from e Advisory Committee and Scientific Council to e General Assembly and Scientific Symposium, will take place at ICC Sydney. O er pre-meetings, including e meetings of International Scientific Committees, will be hosted around Sydney, allowing delegates to experience a broad range of. Remote participation at e meetings. e Annual General Assembly and Advisory Committee meetings will be made available as video recordings or via streaming to ICOMOS members via e ICOMOS website. More information will be posted closer to e meeting date. Photo credits: ICOMOS . International Scientific Committee on Fortifications and Military Heritage plans to cooperate wi o er ICOMOS International Scientific Committee, especially CIIC and CIVVIH, Cultural Tourism, ICOMOS National Committees, ICOMOS International Secretariat in e process of examination of e nominations on e World Heritage List, CIEFAL, o er. e U.S. National Committee of e International Council on Monuments and Sites (US/ICOMOS) promotes e conservation of world heritage and stronger connections to e global heritage community rough advocacy, education, and e international exchange of people and ideas. International Scientific Committee on e CIAV-ISCEAH international conference and annual meeting will be organised in e World Heritage city of Pingyao, China, in 6-8, . e main eme is: Vernacular & Ear en Architecture tods Local Development . Since , ICOMOS-ISCEAH has been working as co-organizer of e. An important role for e new committee will be e provision of advice to ICOMOS on matters relating to Twentie Century Heritage and e World Heritage Convention. e committee will sustain and fur er ICOMOS’s long term interests in Twentie Century heritage, acting as a permanent international and multidisciplinary group of ICOMOS. At e Service of e World Heritage Convention As a formal Advisory Body to e World Heritage Committee, ICOMOS evaluates cultural and mixed nominations to e World Heritage List, reports on. e ICOMOS International Wood Committee (IIWC) is one of e specialized scientific committees of ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments and Sites). IIWC was established in 1975. e role and goals of ICOMOS’s International Scientific Committees are described in e Eger-Xi’an Principles, adopted at e ICOMOS 15 General Assembly in 2005. e International Scientific Committee on Cultural Landscapes (ISCCL) is a committee of scientific experts on cultural landscapes at works, as a part of e International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), to develop international guidance on cultural landscape documentation and management, and to prepare expert recommendations for prospective World Heritage nominations. World Heritage Committee announces meeting in Istanbul, 24 new sites inscribed in Bonn 08- -. Sites in Japan, Turkey, Mexico, Uruguay inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List, extension of Spanish site approved 05- -. ICOMOS-UK is e UK National Committee of ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments and Sites). At an international level, ICOMOS develops best practice in e conservation and management of cultural sites, and has a special role as adviser to e UNESCO World Heritage Committee on cultural World Heritage sites. 26-11- Call for Projects - World Heritage Volunteers e World Heritage Volunteers (WHV) Initiative is launching e World Heritage Volunteers Campaign , which welcomes e participation of all interested organisations and institutions, and additionally offers an opportunity to apply for not only one-year cycle, but two-year cycle process. .1 Heritage Alerts Proposed changes to process (GH) * .2 World Heritage (SB) Historic ematic Framework Study World Heritage Committee Meeting - ember 6, and Missions (SB) Serial Sites progress (YY) Upstream advice opportunities (SB) 11:30 - 12:00 PM .3 ISC20C Committee Transition Planning for ISC20C - Part I. Sunday morning local time, e 40 session of e World Heritage Committee meeting in Istanbul completed its consideration of e United States’ nomination of Key Works of Modern Architecture by Frank Lloyd Wright to e World Heritage List. After spirited discussion, e Committee ided to refer e nomination for fur er discussion. 28, · Discover Sicily’s Argimusco – a Holistic Approach to Heritage Management. 25 – 28 OBER , Montalbano Elicona, Province of Messina, Sicily In e European Year of Cultural Heritage, e ICOMOS International Scientific Committee for Archaeological Heritage Management (ICAHM) organized its Annual Meeting in e spectacular Medieval castle of Montalbano Elicona, in . e UNESCO World Heritage Centre is participating in e Annual Meeting of e International Scientific Committee on Cultural Landscapes in New Delhi, India, on 7–8 ember , ahead of e 19 ICOMOS General Assembly (11–15 ember ). Individual Membership Levels. International Member – $2 per year. In addition to e benefits listed above, International members enjoy: ICOMOS membership card providing free or reduced admission to many heritage sites and museums worldwide. Priority access to e services of e International Secretariat and to e UNESCO-ICOMOS Documentation Centre. In 2009, ere were 890 World Heritage Sites, of which 689 are cultural, 176 are natural, and 25 are mixed properties. e International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) advises e World Heritage Committee in regard to nominations of cultural sites to e World Heritage List and it monitors ese sites once listed. In at e ICOMOS General Assembly and Symposium in Delhi, ICOMOS Canada proposed a resolution for e organization to develop practices to better understand and conserve Indigenous cultural heritage. As a result, ICOMOS has undertaken work to explore e application of Indigenous values and cultural heritage, especially in e context of e World Heritage Convention. 03, · Each year, e United States Committee of e International Council on Monuments and Sites (US/ICOMOS) seeks graduate students and young professionals specialized in historic preservation and heritage conservation to participate in an International Exchange Program (IEP). ICOMOS INDIA. ICOMOS India, is a membership based organization at provides a forum where individuals and representatives of institutions concerned wi e conservation, protection, rehabilitation and enhancement of cultural heritage sites and places can meet to exchange information and views on principles and practices in e field. ICOMOS Ireland and ICOMOS-UK successfully organised e first of a series of annual meetings between Ireland and e UK. e main eme is year was Cultural Landscapes . e presentations explored new landscape initiatives in line wi e aims of e ELC and e meeting was a great chance for members to network and share eir views rough workshops and social events.