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10-12 September 2014 “The Future of Preservation” Conference

Organised by the National Heritage Board Preservation of Sites and Monuments Division, a 2.5-day conference titled “The Future of Preservation” was successfully held in Singapore. The conference was for regional and international experts and practitioners to gather and discuss different approaches and principles that govern heritage preservation.

21 June 2014 Singapore names new orchid in honour of UNESCO

Remarks by Mr Lawrence Wong, Minister for Culture, Community and Youth at the UNESCO orchid naming and presentation ceremony at the 38th Session of the World Heritage Committee in Doha, Qatar, June 2014.

17 June 2014 Minister Lawrence Wong’s visit to Doha, Qatar, 18 to 22 June 2014

Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, Mr Lawrence Wong attended the 38th session of the World Heritage Committee held in Doha, Qatar, in June 2014.

1 June 2014 “Synergies for sustainability”, Director-General in Singapore

On her official visit to Singapore, UNESCO Director-General, Ms Irina Bokova, met with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.

5 November 2013 Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, Mr Lawrence Wong’s visit to Paris, 6 to 8 November 2013

Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, Mr Lawrence Wong, attended the 37th UNESCO General Conference held in Paris in November 2013.