The Global Voice of civil Society for world heritage

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Stonehenge Alliance

Campaign and petition to protect Stonehenge WHS from destructive road scheme

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PLEA AGAINST THE INTERVENTIONS ON THE ACROPOLIS

Stop abusing our Cultural Heritage

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about us

Welcome to World Heritage Watch

With our network of over 150 groups worldwide, World Heritage Watch ensures that the world heritage is not sacrificed to political compromises and economic interests. We support UNESCO in getting complete and correct information about the situation of the sites. And we help local people to protect their sites and to benefit from them appropriately.

Our objectives are

  • to support UNESCO in protecting and safeguarding World Heritage properties;

  • to strengthen the role of civil society under the UNESCO World Heritage Convention;

  • to foster public awareness, information and education about, and to create a stronger identification with, the World Heritage;

  • to strengthen the implementation regime of the UNESCO World Heritage Convention;

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What you can do

  • Send us reports about your observations and photos of any plans or activities which could negatively affect World Heritage Sites.

  • Start a local group in your community to monitor the World Heritage Site(s) in your commune, municipality, region or country.

  • Educate yourself and others about your World Heritage Site(s) and its management.

  • Alert the media, and post messages on social media, about your activities.

  • Support our work with a regular donation.