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China’s Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage

Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces2
On the 22nd of June, the 37th World Heritage Conference passed and included the Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces, China (红河哈尼梯田文化景观) into UNESCO’s World Heritage, thus the number of World Heritage sites in China has been increased to 45, surpasses Spain and becomes the country with the second largest number of World Heritage sites, second only to Italy’s 48 World Heritage Sites.