International Conference “World Heritage City Lab: Sustainable Development Practices for Urban Heritage”

Organized in Kyiv and online on 30 November 2021.

A report with the main takeaways from the session will be made public on the event website:


Upcoming events next week:

“World Heritage City Lab: Management of UNESCO World Heritage Cities”

to be held on 13-14 December 2021 via Zoom Platform.

The event will bring attention to the strategic multi-stakeholder management of historic cities. By adopting the context of the “Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments” as background, the event will discuss the need for transversality and inter-sectoral cooperation in urban heritage management.

Connect to the Zoom conference
Conference ID: 881 7728 9074
Access code: 654179


“World Heritage City Lab: Historic Cities, Climate Change, Water, and Energy”

to be held on 16-17 December 2021 via Zoom Platform.

The event will focus on the contribution of historic cities and settlements in coastal areas to climate action, particularly through design and strategic planning. The event will host a series of international lectures discussing regional contexts and specific case studies in detail. In addition, discussions will make use of interactive tools to engage with the audience and facilitate exchanges with practitioners and experts.

Students of urban and territorial planning, architecture and design, and heritage conservation are especially invited to join the sessions and discuss approaches and solutions integrating traditional know-how and culture-nature links with contemporary needs in historical cities. Join us!

Experts, site managers, heritage practitioners, UNESCO chairs and students are invited to participate and engage in the discussions.

We look forward to your participation!