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Agreement between the Government of the Italian Republic and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization governing the establishment and legal status of the "International Centre for the Study and the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property" on Italian territory and the cooperation of this Institution with competent Italian Institutions and Authorities

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Date 1957

Genre - Form


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CL/1221 Annexe


Annex to a letter, dated 31/7/1957, from Luther Evans, UNESCO Director-General, addressed to ministries of UNESCO Member States to encourage them to become members of the Centre. The letter contains the resolution of the UNESCO IX General Conference (November-December 1956) regarding the creation of a Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property, and has two annexes: 1) the agreement between UNESCO and the Government of the Italian Republic; 2) the statutes of the Centre.

The Agreement was signed on April 27 1957.