For Gibraltar, Gorhams’ World Heritage status brings ‘huge responsibility’; Alice Mascarenhas; Gibraltar Chronicle

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United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland – Gorham’s Cave Complex

On behalf of the people of Gibraltar, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo has accepted the honour of world heritage status of the Gorham’s Cave Complex “with a sense of huge responsibility”.

Gibraltar was committed to making it known to the world and to promote the objectives of UNESCO he said at a special ceremony yesterday evening which took place on one of the future viewing platforms overlooking Gorham’s Cave.

In the presence of the Governor, Government Minister’s, members of the Opposition, local and international dignitaries, scientists and academics, the Chief Minister received the Certificate of Inscription from UNESCO, officially rubber stamping the Gorham’s Cave Complex as a World Heritage site.

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