09-07 YOUTH ROUNDTABLE Voices of the Youth: Transmission of Heritage Memory

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 07, 2021, 12:00-13:00
Language: English

In the framework of the “Our World Heritage” initiative, our approach covers one of the 12 themes of the initiative: “Heritage Places and Memory”. We are pleased to invite all YOUTH around the world to share different ideas on the transmission of heritage memory.

Young people who submitted a short film on their own memories of the World Heritage Sites will join the roundtable, and special mentoring from the international heritage expert will be another valuable opportunity for the youth. This event welcomes participation of ALL DIFFERENT GENERATIONS.

Jihon Kim, Senior Programme Specialist, Korean National Commission for UNESCO.

Christina Cameron, Professor, the University of Montreal (Canada) from 2005 to 2019, chairing the World Heritage Committee in 1990 and 2008.


The winners of the Youth Video Contest will share memories in Heritage Sites and the significance of the heritage in the video clips.

Voice from Gochang Getbol
H5 Team: Jung Yoon Choi, Seung Min Lee, Jung Eun Lee, Sun Mi Shin, Sung Ho Jang,
Graduate Students in World Heritage Studies at Konkuk University, Korea.

Memories of the FutureLeonardo Gélio
Tre+Co: Melanie Martins Barroso, Pedro Vitor Costa Ribeiro, Victória Michelini Junqueira,
Architects and Urban Planners, the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Adesh Arun Takale, Founder of Space Media, India.

HBTACH Team: Yash Gupta,
Conservation Architect for Himalayan brother Trust for Arts and Cultural Heritage(HBTACH), India.

Gyeongju Historic Areas
Jin Hyuck Jang, Graduate Student in World Heritage Studies at Konkuk University, Korea.