30 Years in the UNESCO World Heritage List of the First Russian Sites. Inevitability of Changes in the New Challenges Era

14:30 — 16:00
General Staff Building 6/8 Palace sq., St. Petersburg

Closing session of the international conference "Governance of UNESCO World Heritage Cities". As part of the conference, it is proposed to celebrate such a significant milestone birthday as the 30th anniversary of the 3 outstanding sites of Russia inclusion in the World Heritage List, to discuss the successes and achievements over this period, as well as the challenges of our times.

Experts will talk about the best management practices, legislative execution, government authority interaction strategies with the commercial and non-profit sectors, parties concerned, adaptation of historic buildings, attracting business and investment, impact assessments on the Outstanding Universal Value of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.