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Bamiyan Cultural Centre Design Competition. ©UNESCO 2014
Bamiyan Cultural Centre Design Competition

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On November 15 2014 UNESCO launched a campaign inviting architects, engineers and students from around the world to submit a design proposal for the Bamiyan Cultural Centre.

The realization of this project within its designated land in one of the most prominent sites overlooking the Buddha Cliffs was made possible by the support of the Bamiyan Governor and Mayor, the Ministry of Information and Culture, the Ministry of Agriculture and the people of Bamiyan.

This project of public significance is near to the UNESCO World Heritage property of Bamiyan which has outstanding universal value

on this subject: Bamiyan Cultural Centre

Place/region Afghanistan, Asia and the Pacific
Type: Promotional material
Production: UNESCO Kabul, producer ; Afghanistan. Ministry of Foreign Affairs, producer ; Afghanistan. Ministry of Information and Culture, producer.
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Rights/Droits: UNESCO; Afghanistan. Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Afghanistan. Ministry of Information and Culture

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