UNESCO speakers heading to Liverpool World Heritage Site seminars; Natasha Young; Your Move Magazine

UK – Liverpool – Maritime Mercantile City

UNESCO representatives are to give their perspective on Liverpool’s World Heritage Site amid ongoing concerns the city could lose the status.

Residents are being invited to register for a series of seminars featuring heritage officials including UNESCO’s chief of the Europe and North America unit, Isabelle Anatole-Gabriel.

Organised by social enterprise Engage Liverpool CIC, the series entitled ‘Liverpool UNESCO World Heritage Site – A status worth fighting for?’ will take place on 4 October, 18 October and 1 November.

Isabelle will appear at the first of the three events and will be followed by Michael Turner, UNESCO’s chair in urban design and conservation studies at Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem at the second; and then Ming Yang, former UNESCO deputy director and coordinator for world heritage cities, at the third.

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