21.07.2014 Lower Saxony From 11 to 19 October it is all about migratory birds. The programme with over 250 events of the sixth Migratory Birds Day in Lower Saxony is now available.
14.07.2014 5 years World Heritage celebration, Event The 5th anniversary of the inscription of the Wadden Sea on the World Heritage on 26 June 2009 was celebrated with many events in the Wadden Sea region. The biggest birthday party in the Wadden Sea ever.
04.07.2014 Marine Programme; Visit The administrator of the Tristan da Cunha Archipelago visited the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat to explore possibilities for a stronger cooperation in the framework of the UNESCO World Heritage Marine Programme.
26.06.2014 Yesterday, the 5th Anniversary of the Wadden Sea World Heritage was celebrated with a flashmob at Schillig, a village north of Wilhelmshaven. Inhabitants, children and tourists commemorated the inscription of this marvelous natural area on the World Heritage List 5 years ago in Sevilla.
23.06.2014 Denmark, Extension The Wadden Sea World Heritage is now complete! Today, the UNESCO World Heritage Committee decided to extend the Wadden Sea World Heritage site with the Danish part of the Wadden Sea and an additional German offshore part.
21.06.2014 Extension The decision on the extension nomination of the Dutch-German Wadden Sea World Heritage with the Danish parts is expected to be taken on Monday. Since Friday afternoon, the UNESCO Committee is discussing 36 nomination dossiers for inscription on the World Heritage List.
17.06.2014 The 38th session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee started on 15 June. Until the 25 June, the Committee will consider the inscription of 36 sites on UNESCO’s World Heritage List including the extension of the Wadden Sea World Heritage with the Danish part of the Wadden Sea and offshore areas in Germany.
06.06.2014 Sustainable Tourism The Wadden Sea World Heritage tourism strategy was presented to World Heritage site managers and tourism experts from Asia and Africa at an UNESCO workshop in Hongcun, China on 24 – 25 May 2014.
06.06.2014 Art, Dolomites, Exhibition On the occasion of the German World Heritage Day on 1 June 2014, an art exhibition on the World Heritage Sites of the Dolomites and the Wadden Sea was opened in the Klimahaus in Bremerhaven.
05.06.2014 Conference, Prehistoric Pile Dwellings Jens Enemark was invited to present the experiences with the protection, management and information around the Wadden Sea World Heritage at a conference organized by the World Heritage Prehistoric Pile Dwellings in Konstanz, 30 – 31 May 2014.