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By Edition On Monday, October 29th, 2018
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UNESCO considering whether to put Reggae Music on its Intangible Cultural Heritage List

KINGSTON - The Jamaica Government will know next month whether it has been successful in its efforts to have reggae music inscribed on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) More...

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By Edition On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Explore Curaçao with Google Street View

WILLEMSTAD - The first island in the Caribbean that can be explored with Google Street View. Yes, that is Curaçao. The campaign which was started by DJ Joris of the Dutch radio Dolfijn FM to get Curaçao on the More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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The 3rd Caribbean Heritage Conference: making heritage matter

WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao Heritage Platform, consisting of Stichting Monumentenfonds Curacao, Stichting Monumentenzorg Curacao and Stadsherstel, have joined forces to host the 3rd Caribbean Conference of national More...

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By Edition On Thursday, September 14th, 2017
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Willemstad District Platform Launches: ‘Clean, Safe & Attractive Willemstad Movement’

WILLEMSTAD - On September 16th during the Curaçao Clean Up National Cleaning Day, Willemstad District Platform (WDP) launches its Clean, Safe & Attractive Willemstad Movement. Willemstad District Platform is More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 1st, 2017
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3rd Caribbean Conference to be hosted in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao Hospitality and Tourism Association (CHATA) announced in their recent monthly newsletter that Curaçao is celebrating its 20th anniversary as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. For this reason, More...

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By Edition On Friday, December 16th, 2016
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The most colorful destinations around the world

If you're tired of your traditional urban landscape, these cities across the globe will offer plenty of colour to brighten your view. From Thailand to Peru, these are some of the most colorful cities around the More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
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Cinelandia to get new function

WILLEMSTAD – The outgoing Minister of Traffic, Transport, and Spatial Planning Suzanne Camelia-Römer will meet next week with the proprietor of the Cinelandia building in downtown Punda, Fernando da Costa Gomez More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 5th, 2016
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Cooperation in the field of world heritage

WILLEMSTAD - There will be closer cooperation between Curaçao and the Netherlands in the field of world heritage and historic preservation. To achieve this the outgoing Minister of Traffic, Transport and Spatial More...

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By Edition On Friday, November 25th, 2016
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Preparations Under Way for 20th Anniversary Willemstad on UNESCO List

Workshop attended by several stakeholders ... WILLEMSTAD- November 25, 2016 – In preparation for the 20th anniversary celebration of Willemstad’s inclusion on the UNESCO World Heritage list, the Curaçao Monuments More...

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By Edition On Thursday, September 8th, 2016
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Curaçao co-ratifies the UNESCO 2003 Convention on Safeguarding the Intangible Cultural Heritage

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao becomes the fourth country in the Kingdom of the Netherlands to co-ratify the UNESCO 2003 Convention on Safeguarding the Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH). This took place through the intervention More...