The tectonic island of Anglesey includes more than a hundred different rock types and the oldest fossils in England or Wales with 1,800 million years of Earth’s history.
Funded by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, we work to bring the benefits of UNESCO to the UK and also ensure that it is fully contributing and aligned with UNESCO’s programmes and values. This page provides an overview of our strategy to meet these aims and objectives.
Provide independent policy advice on UNESCO related topics;
Represent the UK at, or brief UK representatives attending, UNESCO and other international meetings
Maintain a network of independent experts able and willing to offer high calibre, pro-bono advice to the UK and devolved governments
Providing them with advice on UNESCO policies, strategy and quality assurance procedures.
Facilitating networking between designations;
Identifying the value of UNESCO designations to the UK and to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Support the UK agenda in UNESCO;
Celebrate UK best practice;
Promote the work of UNESCO and its values internationally.