From UNESCO Biosphere Reserves to Creative Cities, the UK is home to extraordinary sites and projects working toward peace through education, science, and culture.
The UK is home to 171 UNESCO sites and projects, involving an impressive network of experts, stakeholders and communities, determined to advance UNESCO’s mission. Although different in nature and focus, UNESCO designations are united in their efforts to enhance peace, sustainable development, and foster a better understanding of the world.
⛩️ 32 UNESCO World Heritage Site
🐞 7 UNESCO Biopshere Reserves
🌋 7 UNESCO Global Geoparks
🎥 11 UNESCO Creative Cities
🎓 22 UNESCO Chairs
📜 84 UNESCO Memory of the World
🖋️ 4 UNESCO Learning Cities
🐬 IOC Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission
💧 IHP Intergovernmental Hydrological Programme