Underwater heritage

UNESCO Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Heritage. ©UNESCO 2001
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UNESCO Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Heritage

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Summary/Historical Context

The Convention :

sets out basic principles for the protection of underwater cultural heritage;
provides a detailed State cooperation system; and
provides widely recognized practical Rules for the treatment and research of underwater cultural heritage.
The Convention consists of a main text and an annex, which sets out the "Rules for activities directed at underwater cultural heritage".

This is the 5 min. version of the film; there is also an 11.42 minutes version available

Place/Country: Worldwide
Type: Documentary
Credits: UNESCO Culture Sector, producer.
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