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4 February 2013 World Interfaith Harmony Week, 1 - 7 February 2013. Message from Mr Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General.
21 May 2012 Cultural diversity is crucial for development
13 January 2010 UNESCO’s commitment to the International Year of Biodiversity 2010 (IYB)
29 June 2009 Sulaiman-Too Sacred Mountain of Kyrgyzstan on UNESCO’s World Heritage List
22 June 2009 Sulaiman-Too of Kyrgyzstan to be considered for the inscription to the UNESCO World Heritage List in Seville, Spain on 22-30 June 17, 2009
18 May 2009 UNESCO Sub-regional Workshop on the Serial World Heritage Nomination of the Silk Roads
19 December 2008 Ajina Tepa conservation works close to end
10 July 2008 The First Natural World Heritage Site in Central Asia Inscribed on the World Heritage List
25 June 2008 The World Heritage Committee will consider two Central Asian sites for the inscription on UNESCO's World Heritage List
22 May 2008 UNESCO holds a sub-regional workshop on Serial World Heritage Nomination for Central Asian Petroglyph sites, 26- 31 of May 2008 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
22 May 2008 UNESCO holds sub-regional workshop on the serial World Heritage nomination Silk Roads, 2- 5 June 2008 in Xi’an, China
14 February 2008 International Year of Languages to be launched at UNESCO
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