The updated detailed area plan (dap) of dhaka city must have an inventory of all documented and demarcated water bodies and heritage properties to make dhaka liveable, environmentalists told a. Old capital of bangla, heritage site # sonargaon [earlier subarna gram] was established as the capital of bangla in 1938, a heritage site # nice view of panam nagar old buildings # loved the meuseum. 6 conservation in bangladesh the antiquities act, 1976 has been followed so far for the conservation of the heritage sites the other legal provisions are immovable antiquities preservation rules 1976, the archaeological works code 1938, and the manual of conservation of 1922(department of archaeology, n.
List of world heritage sites in bangladesh this is a list of world heritage sites in bangladesh with properties of cultural and natural heritage in bangladesh as inscribed in unesco 's world heritage list or as on the country's tentative list. Sonargaon archaeological site of bangladesh sonargaon was a historic administrative, commercial and maritime center in bengal situated at the heart of ganges delta, near the old course of the brahmaputra river, it was the seat of the medieval muslim rulers and governors of eastern bengal.
Preservation of heritage preservation of the built heritage of old dhaka since 2001, unesco has been celebrating 21 may as the world day for cultural diversity for dialogue and development.
Icomos bangladesh was re-established in 2014 to promote and enhance professionalism in the conservation, management, planning and development of cultural heritage in bangladesh it helps its members connect to a worldwide network of more than 10,000 professionals involved in heritage protection and provides opportunities for interdisciplinary exchange between the members. List of world heritage sites in bangladesh this is a list of world heritage sites in bangladesh with properties of cultural and natural heritage in bangladesh as inscribed in unesco's world heritage list or as on the country's tentative list contents dhaka division: cultural. The standing committee has representatives from the department of archaeology, buet, dhaka university history department, institute of fine arts, bangladesh institute of planners, institute of architects bangladesh, asiatic society, dhaka city corporation public works department and a heritage conservationist urban study group (usg. 50 present practice of heritage conservation in old dhaka conservation of invaluable heritage sites in the ancient city of dhaka has always been ignored, leading to destruction of the sites destruction of heritage sites and historical monuments started during pakistan period on a moderate scale but it gained momentum after independence.
Recognising the issue, the government sanctioned the creation of a heritage list in 2009, assigning around 350 historic buildings for protection in 2014, with an added push towards heritage conservation, the government updated the list, cataloguing around 1,600 buildings.
Bangladesh cultural heritage is very rich unesco dhaka is working to safeguard this heritage sites since its establishment from 1996 in bangladesh among all other activities, unesco has a special mandate in the field of culture to safeguard the heritage sites in bangladesh.