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  • 1 October 2019, 09:52 | Religion and culture | 

    UNESKO alleges that situation in Crimea has deteriorated

    UNESCO has published a new report of the Director-General of the organization on the situation in Russia-annexed Crimea in the fields of education, science, culture, dissemination of information and the functioning of the media. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, the document states the further deterioration of the situation on the peninsula in all the UNESCO competence areas.

  • 11 July 2019, 12:19 | International relations | 

    Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra receives new name from UNESCO

    A recent UNESCO session of the World Heritage Committee made a decision on the way of writing in English of the name of the Kyiv-based UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  • 6 August 2015, 14:42 | Religion and culture | 

    Leader of TauricChersonese Reserve resigns

    Director of the TauricChersoneseReserve, priest of the UOC (MP) SerhiyHalyuta decided to resign, according to Minister of Culture Vladimir Medynskyy.

  • 12 September 2013, 10:20 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    After UNESCO Criticism Azarov Orders Moratorium on Construction Near St. Sophia and Kyiv Cave Monastery

    Prime Minister Mykola Azarov ordered a moratorium on construction in the buffer zones of UNESCO World Heritage sites. As the newspaper Kommersant-Ukraine writes, this primarily refers to the construction underway near the Kyiv Cave Monastery and the St. Sophia Cathedral.

  • 23 June 2013, 17:33 | International relations | 

    Tauric Chersonese Inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage List

    Another Ukrainian historic site – the ancient city of Tauric Chersonese – has made it on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

  • 21 June 2013, 21:33 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | view photo | 

    Wooden Churches in Ukraine and Poland Inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage List

    Unique Ukrainian wooden churches in the Carpathian region were inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The decision was made on June 21 at the 37th session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, which is taking place in Cambodia.

  • 19 June 2013, 12:30 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    UNESCO Leaves Sophia Cathedral and Kyiv Cave Monastery on World Heritage List

    UNESCO has decided to leave St. Sophia Cathedral and the Kyiv Cave Monastery on the World Heritage List, Minister of Culture of Ukraine Leonid Novohatko said today at a press conference, a UNIAN correspondent reports.

  • 23 April 2012, 12:47 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    UNESCO Ready to Include Pochayiv Monastery in World Heritage List

    UNESCO is ready to include the Pochayiv Monastery in the of the World Heritage List. According to the foreign experts, the Ukrainian government must initiate the process officially for it to happen.

  • 23 February 2012, 09:29 | Sacral art | 

    Ukraine Proposes to UNESCO to Include Carpathian Churches in World Heritage List

    Presidential adviser and head of the Department on Humanitarian and Sociopolitical Issues Hanna Herman reported at a press conference that Ukraine proposed to UNESCO to include Carpathian churches in the World Heritage List.

  • 13 February 2012, 14:37 | Land and property problems | 

    Ex-Head of Security Service of Ukraine Calls on UNESCO to Protect Pochayiv Monastery

    Valentyn Nalyvaichenko, a public and political figure, ex-head of the Security Services of Ukraine, forwarded an address to Director-General of UNESCO Irina Bokova with a request to help prevent the exclusion of the Pochayiv Monastery in Ternopil Oblast from the list of buildings which are not subject to privatization and to include the monastery on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

  • 11 January 2012, 09:29 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Poland and Ukraine Seek to Include Wooden Churches of Carpathians in UNESCO List

    Ministers of Culture of Poland and Ukraine seek to include the wooden churches of the Ukrainian and Polish regions of the Carpathians to the list of UNESCO World Heritage.

  • 27 October 2011, 10:21 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    ICOMOS Considers Possibility to Extend Nomination of St. Sophia of Kyiv National Reserve

    On 17-22 October, an expert of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) Todor Krestev was on a business trip to Ukraine.

  • 29 June 2011, 11:57 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Residence of Bukovynian and Dalmatian Metropolitans in Chernivtsi inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List

    During the 35th session of the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO, which took place on June 28, the Residence of Bukovynian and Dalmatian Metropolitans in Chernivtsi was inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.

  • 23 June 2011, 09:53 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Protest held against misinformation about actual state of historical monument preservation in Kyiv

    An emergency protest against the misinformation by Ukrainian officials from UNESCO management concerning the actual state historical monument preservation in Kyiv was held this morning near the UN Office.

  • 27 May 2011, 15:20 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Our Ukraine Addresses UNESCO to Defend Tithe Church

    The head of the Political Council of Our Ukraine, Valentyn Nalyvaichenko, sent an address to General Director of UNESCO Iryna Bokova with a request to interfere in the situation.

  • 19 November 2010, 08:52 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Poland and Ukraine Apply for UNESCO World Heritage Status for Wooden Churches

    Sixteen Polish and Ukrainian wooden churches may be added to UNESCO's World Heritage List, report representatives of the Ukrainian and Polish sides of the seminar "The Experience of Protecting the Cultural Heritage of Poland and Possibilities of its Use in Ukraine."

  • 15 November 2010, 11:26 | Religion and culture | 

    Role of Religious Communities in Management of Objects of World Heritage

    The participants of the seminar marked the International Year for the Rapprochement of Cultures, proclaimed by the UN General Assembly, which has become a valuable tool for exchanging experiences and dialogues between cultures and is aimed to foster respect for the confession of each person

  • 2 November 2010, 09:07 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    UNESCO Examines Kyiv Churches

    On November 1-4, a delegation of experts of UNESCO will visit Kyiv to assess the condition of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, such as the St. Sophia Cathedral of Kyiv and the Kyiv Cave Monastery as well as their buffer zones.

  • 6 August 2010, 09:55 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    UNESCO Gives Ukraine Final Warning Regarding Kyiv's UNESCO Sites

    UNESCO is concerned about the famous Kyiv churches: Kyiv Cave Monastery and National Reserve St. Sophia Cathedral and is considering adding them to the list of monuments in danger.

  • 3 August 2010, 14:47 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    St. Cyril’s and St. Andrew’s Churches Not Added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List

    UNESCO did not add St. Cyril’s and Andrew’s churches of Ukraine to the World Heritage List. According to the press secretary of UNESCO Sue Williams, Ukraine did not give enough materials to the committee.