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World heritage election categories questioned as Africa fails to qualify for a seat. Jamaica, Peru, in

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UNESCO delegates call for review of elections to world heritage committee following failure of any African country to qualify in the elections held yesterday….calls for election that will promote more equitable regional representation….
Meanwhile Jamaica won the electoral category for country with no world heritage site and Peru also voted in – making two more from the Latin American and Caribbean (GRULAC) Group who join continuing member Colombia
Congrats to our Jamaican and Latin American colleagues! That’s how we can succeed when we work together as a region!
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