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Annual Conference – ‘Climate Change and World Heritage’ 21-23 September 2021

September 21 @ 1:00 pm - September 23 @ 5:00 pm

£50.00 – £75.00

World Heritage UK’s annual conference for 2021 will be on the important theme of Climate Change and World Heritage and will take place over 3 days in September, in the run up to the UNFCCC COP26 in Glasgow, to which it hopes to make a contribution. We are grateful to both Cadw and Historic Environment Scotland for their support which is making this event possible.

You can see the programme here: 2021 on line conference programme

Tickets are now available online via this website. If you or your organisation prefer to be invoiced for your conference ticket fee, please contact Beth Thomas at treasurer@worldheritageuk.org to arrange payment details.

Speakers include (click on the name for biography):

Ali Webb, Climate Reality Leader, Climate Reality Project Europe

Peter Shadie, Senior Adviser on World Heritage, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

Kate Pugh Non-Executive Director for Culture at the UK National Commission for UNESCO

Kathryn Roberts, Head of Historic Environment, Cadw, and Louise Barker, Senior Archaeologist, RCAHMW

Hannah Fluck, Head of Environmental Strategy, Historic England

Patrick Begg, Outdoors and Natural Resources Director, The National Trust

Jenny Bruce, Edinburgh World Heritage Site Coordinator and Yann Grandgirard, Climate Emergency Manager, Edinburgh World Heritage

Mairi Lock, World Heritage Site Coordinator, The English Lake District

Dr. Hongtao Liu, Associate Professor, Director of the World Heritage International Research Center, Southwest Jiaotong University, Sichuan Province, China

Hannah Joyce and Roland Evans, Gwynedd Council

Paul Simons, Secretary General, Great Spas Towns of Europe WHS

Steven Andrews, Highland Council

Anna Baker, Project Director, Cleveland Pools Trust

Dominic Hare, Chief Executive, Blenheim Palace

Lila Angelaka Senior Technical Officer, Technical Research Team, Historic Environment Scotland

Justin Scully and Sarah France, Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal WHS, National Trust

Dr Rebecca Jones, Historic Environment Scotland

Ainsley Cocks, Cornish Mining WHS

Mairi Davies, Historic Environment Scotland

Manda Brookman, Permanently Brilliant and Café Disruptif

Yann Grandgirard, Edinburgh World Heritage

Ed Barsley, The Environmental Design Studio





September 21 @ 1:00 pm
September 23 @ 5:00 pm
£50.00 – £75.00
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World Heritage UK
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