© Historic Environment Scotland

News

For the latest news, features and opportunities from World Heritage UK

World Heritage UK News

WHUK’s Spring 2024 World Heritage Workshop

Dates: Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th April 2024 Format: In-person plus broadcast live via YouTube Theme: Industrial Heritage; the workshop will include broad topics that…

Read more
WHUK’s Spring 2024 World Heritage Workshop

Cardiff University’s new Global Heritage MA

Cardiff University has announced their latest Master of Arts – Global Heritage. Heritage is a broad field of study that…

Read more
Cardiff University’s new Global Heritage MA

Chair of WHS Chairs Group stepping down

Professor Barry Gilbertson is to step down from his voluntary role as chair of the City of Bath UNESCO World Heritage Site…

Read more
Chair of WHS Chairs Group stepping down

Features

World Heritage Lost

There have been three recent articles in professional journals reflecting on the recent loss of Liverpool’s World Heritage Site status.…

Read more
World Heritage Lost

World Heritage UK’s COP 26 statement

World Heritage UK (WHUK) calls upon the UK Government and all the leaders of signatory State Parties to the World…

Read more
World Heritage UK’s COP 26 statement

Visitor Centres in a Changing World webinar

A report by webinar chair and WH:UK Trustee, Jane Gibson, Durham World Heritage Site Coordinator On 18th February, World Heritage…

Read more
Visitor Centres in a Changing World webinar

In memory of Mark Suggitt

The Board of Trustees of World Heritage UK were shocked and saddened to hear of the untimely death of Mark…

Read more
In memory of Mark Suggitt

Opportunities

Cardiff University’s new Global Heritage MA

Cardiff University has announced their latest Master of Arts – Global Heritage. Heritage is a broad field of study that…

Read more
Cardiff University’s new Global Heritage MA

Job opportunity – World Heritage Officer, HES

This post is part of the World Heritage and Heritage Policy Service of Historic Environment Scotland’s (HES) Heritage Directorate. The…

Read more
Job opportunity – World Heritage Officer, HES

Jodrell Bank WHS

Job opportunity – Head of Operations Jodrell Bank WHS are seeking an outstanding Head of Operations; a proven business manager within…

Read more
Jodrell Bank WHS

UNESCO Internship opportunity

UNESCO has a full-time internship opportunity, for 6 months, starting from early November 2023. The intern will assist in: The…

Read more
UNESCO Internship opportunity

Job Opportunity – City of Bath WHS

Job title: Principal Officer – World Heritage Salary: £42,503.00 – £45,495.00 per annum £22.03 – £22.58 per hour The international…

Read more
Job Opportunity – City of Bath WHS