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11 January 2008 UNESCO designated lead agency for the International Year of Astronomy 2009
13 November 2007 2008, International Year of Languages “Languages matter!”
26 October 2007 First Celebration of World Day for Audiovisual Heritage on 27 October 2007
25 October 2007 Calls for New Nominations for Memory of the World International Register
22 October 2007 UNESCO presents the results of its 4th annual Handicraft programme in Central Asia
3 October 2007 Tajikistan ratifies the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
11 September 2007 The preservation of Ajina Tepa well underway
11 July 2007 UNESCO Meeting to discuss the inscription of Western Tien-Shan on the World Heritage List (18-19 July 2007, Almaty, Kazakhstan)
21 May 2007 World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
30 March 2007 UNESCO Meeting to discuss the inscription of Central Asian Silk Roads sites on the World Heritage List (16-21 April 2007, Dushanbe, Tajikistan)
5 February 2007 Training Workshop for Cultural and Natural Heritage Management: Call for Applicants
30 January 2007 UNESCO Meeting Discussed Conventions on Cultural Heritage in Central Asia
25 December 2006 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions will enter into force on 18 March 2007
25 December 2006 UNESCO meeting to discuss Conventions on Cultural Heritage in Central Asia
16 November 2006 Climate change has potential to harm World Heritage Sites