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OWHC Guidebook 2017

The OWHC Guidebook 2017 of the Regional Secretariat Northwest Europe and North America, with the topic  “Community Involvement in Heritage Management” will also be the main theme at the World Congress in November 2017 in Gyeongju/South Korea.

The Philadelphia World Heritage City Quarterly

Quarterly reports are designed to keep you abreast of the actions that are being taken in each of the seven sectors of the Philadelphia World Heritage Strategic Plan. Discover all the issues in the list at the bottom of the page.

Located in one of America’s most culturally and historically rich cities, Philadelphia real estate stands to significantly benefit from our new status as the United States’ first World Heritage City. Although literature on the impact of world heritage status on property values is still limited, such research as is available suggests that many cities across the globe have experienced a positive “world heritage effect”, both directly and indirectly. The discussion below reviews the subject and is followed by detailed references to the supporting research.

Presentation in Arequipa, Peru

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