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Ten amazing UNESCO World Heritage sites in Greece!
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Ten amazing UNESCO World Heritage sites in Greece!

makis - Nov 14, 2017

Because of its geographical position, Greece was a crossroad of civilisations that had left their traces everywhere: the architecture of the museums and settlements, miniature art, daily…

UNESCO: 18 sites in Greece you must visit
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UNESCO: 18 sites in Greece you must visit

Panos - Nov 07, 2017

UNESCO advises travellers to Greece to visit 18 monuments that are an absolute must as World Heritage Monuments. UNESCO has branded a total 1,073 sites as World…

UNESCO reacts to the Turkish provocation in Hagia Sofia
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UNESCO reacts to the Turkish provocation in Hagia Sofia

Panos - Jun 23, 2017

Greece has appealed to UNESCO to intervene after Muslim prayers were read at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul on Wednesday, provoking the religious sentiments of Christians around the…

UNESCO names Athens World Book Capital for 2018
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UNESCO names Athens World Book Capital for 2018

Panos - Sep 15, 2016

The city of Athens has been announced from UNESCO as the World Book Capital for 2018. The proposed program includes meetings with writers, translators and illustrators, concerts,…

Five Greek Geoparks participate in new Unesco programme
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Five Greek Geoparks participate in new Unesco programme

Panos - Nov 18, 2015

A new UNESCO programme entitled "World Geoparks Unesco" in which five Greek areas participate was approved on Tuesday in Paris. Aegean University professor and director of Sigri(Lesvos)Petrified…

Greece elected to the UNESCO Executive Board for 2015-2019
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Greece elected to the UNESCO Executive Board for 2015-2019

Panos - Nov 13, 2015

Greece was elected to the Executive Board of UNESCO for the period 2015-2019, with the highest number of votes (165 of 186 cast) in Electoral Group I…