21 December 2012
UNESCO Bangkok is currently accepting entries for 2013 UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage ConservationThe awards programme recognizes the achievement of individuals and organizations within the private sector, and public-private initiatives, in successfully restoring structures of heritage value in the Asia-Pacific region.
In addition to the established awards, a new awards category waslaunched in 2005. The Jury Prize for Innovation will recognize newly-built structures which demonstrate outstanding standards for contemporary architectural design which are well integrated into historic contexts.
Entries for the 2013 awards programme must be submitted with an official entry form, drawings, photographs and project description to the UNESCO Office of the Regional Advisor for Culture in Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok.
Complete programme information, including an entry form, is available on the web at http://www.unescobkk.org/culture/wh/asia-pacific-heritage-awards/2013ha/