Unesco Bergen 24.-26. March 2014

News archive for Unesco Bergen 24.-26. March 2014

We want to thank all the contributors and participants at the conference for some great days in Bergen. Here you can find pdf's of the presentations.
The Director-General og UNESCO, Irina Bokova, has confirmed that she will speak at the conference on the UNESCO 1972, 2003 and 2005 CONVENTIONS: SYNERGIES FOR DEVELOPMENT in Bergen.
- It’s great to be part of the unveiling ceremony. It is an impressive and high-ranking recognition that raises the proud history of dried fish/stockfish into the future, said Commissioner Gunnar Bakke when he unveiled the plaque at Bryggen Tracteursted, as the first approved Bacala Alla Vicentina restaurant in Bergen.
The theme of the international conference 24-26 March is the UNESCO 1972, 2003 and 2005 conventions: Synergies for development, ”Using natural and cultural heritage in sustainable development”.