(ANSA) - ROME, JUL 28 - The porticoes of Bologna have been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The same organization announces it.
"With today's recognition, Italy obtains the third site in this Unesco session", comments Undersecretary of Culture Lucia Borgonzoni, during the session of the 44th World Heritage Committee meeting in Fuzhou, China, which confirmed the registration for the city of Bologna and its arcades among the World Heritage sites.
"Thanks to the commitment and work of the offices of the MiC, of the diplomacy, of the councilor Orioli with the offices of the municipality - explains Borgonzoni -, Bologna and its arcades find the place they deserve. work that I have been following for years, both because Bologna is my city ". (HANDLE).