Cultural heritage based tourism

Tourism is a key tool for economic development of the Central Asian region. As the Silk Roads Chan'an-Tianshan heritage corridor is located here, one of the prospective types of tourism is cultural heritage based tourism. Read more

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6 December 2012 UNESCO safeguards Kyrgyz traditional felt carpets
3 December 2012 Seminar on art education for intercultural dialogue and understanding
31 October 2011 Media and Good Governance
24 August 2011 Sub-regional Workshop "Transboundary aquifers in Central Asia: Àn Integrated Approach for Multidisciplinary Study and Governance”
24 May 2011 Capacity Development issues on Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) in Central Asia discussed by authorities and experts
23 May 2011 The Central Asian Roundtable, cartoonist’s competition and exhibition to mark World Press Freedom Day - 2011 have been summed up
12 May 2011 18 May 2011, International Museum Day
12 April 2011 Launch of new renewable energy educational project
31 January 2011 UNESCO Almaty Cluster Office for Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan request for proposal development and preparation of Renewable Energy Sector training course for decision makers in the area of Renewable Energy
3 December 2010 Festival of the Central-Asian folk crafts «Oriental Christmas»
4 November 2010 UNESCO presents the results of its “Award of Excellence” Handicraft programme in West-Central Asia - 2010
16 May 2010 Call for proposals to young TV producers: Training in professional TV production materials on HIV and AIDS. The deadline for submissions: 21 May 2010
7 May 2010 UNESCO MAB training workshop on biosphere reserves nomination process; networking and creation of transboundary biosphere reserves in Central Asia reserves in Central Asia
20 April 2010 Communication Skills Workshop for People Living with HIV
11 October 2009 Nauruz and Katta Ashula inscribed into UNESCO’s Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity