12th Regional Conference of the Organisation of World Heritage Cities-Regional Secretariat for South Europe and Mediterranean  which was held from May 24 to May 26, 2012 in Mostar, ended by adoption of about twenty conclusions.

Conference participants thanked the City of Mostar for the invitation for participation at the Conference that was also sent to the neighbouring cities with the world heritage, who are not members of the regional office.

The City of Mostar received compliments for hospitality and quality in organisation, and especially for the chosen workshop topics that are world trend in the area of cultural heritage.

The promotion for the Office has been done and all cities which participated were invited to become members „observers“ of the regional office, by which the possibility for office enlargement is created and its work at the wider area.

Among the adopted conclusions there are ones to continue with the projects that have been organised for years, from the Internet youth competition to the project called „Young Ambassadors of the World Heritage 2012- 2013 “.

 All official Conference conclusions will be presented next year, at the 12th Congress in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Also, the measures for accomplishing membership of the Italian cities in Regional office were adopted, and one of them is tourist promotion by exhibiting at the stand of Regional office at the world tourist EXPO of UNESCO’s cities and areas that is going to be held in Assisi from 21st to 23rd September, 2012.

It was decided that 14th Regional Conference is going to be held in Cordoba, Spain in 2014.

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