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5th World Cultural Heritage Youth Symposium 2024

April 17, 2024
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Hellenic Cultural and Educational Club for UNESCO
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5th World Cultural Heritage Youth Symposium 2024


The Hellenic Cultural and Educational Association for UNESCO is organizing the 5th World Cultural Heritage Youth Symposium 2024 from 17 to 21 April 2024. The Symposium is supported by the Hellenic National Commission for UNESCO, the United Nations Regional Information Center (UNRIC) and the UNESCO Chair in Intercultural Policy for an Active Citizenship and Solidarity - University of Macedonia. It is also organized under the auspices of the International Olympic Academy. Delegation of Honor 2024 is Denmark. The topic of the 5th World Cultural Heritage Youth Symposium 2024 is “This is my living Heritage!” and invites students and teachers to engage with the Intangible World Cultural Heritage by participating in various activities and workshops. The Opening Ceremony will take place on the 17th April 2024 at 18.30 in Athens and on the 18th April all delegations will depart to Ancient Olympia, where they will stay until the 21st April 2024. Before the end of the Symposium, participants will sign a Declaration for the Protection of World Cultural Heritage, which will condemn any attacks and crimes committed against World Heritage sites. The Declaration will be forwarded to the UNESCO Education Sector as well as the UNESCO World Heritage Center. All details are uploaded on the official website


Main Topic: "This is my living Heritage!"

Dates of the Session

April 17th – 21st 2024

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