World heritage sites of Southeast Asia – irreplaceable source of life and inspiration

July 28th, 2015 hurries to inform that United Nations Post released six stamps to underline the beauty and importance of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage sites.

This issue is dedicated to the loveliness of Southeast Asia. The issue was unveiled and put on sale on the 5th of June.

Heritage is our legacy from the past, what we live with today, and what we pass on to future generations. Cultural heritage and natural heritage are both irreplaceable sources of life and inspiration.

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) seeks to encourage the identification, protection and preservation of cultural and natural heritage around the world. This is embodied in an international treaty called the Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage, adopted by UNESCO in 1972.