Logotipo y material de apoyo ( folleto, video, packaging) para la presentación de la candidatura del Puente Colgante de Bizkaia, como Patrimonio de la Humanidad
Following the intense preparation work, started in 2004, with the collaboration of the Basque Government and the Spanish Government, on 13th July 2006, in the Lithuanian capital, Vilnius, UNESCO’s World Committee (made up of 400 members) through its Executive Committee declared the Vizcaya Bridge a World Heritage Site. This Declaration was unanimously approved by the members of said Committee.
At the declaration ceremony, the Basque Government was represented by the Director of its Heritage Department, Ms Arantza Arzamendi, and the Spanish Government by the General Director for Fine Arts and Cultural Assets, Mr Julián Martínez and the Deputy Director for the Protection of Historic Heritage, Mr Luis Lafuente. UNESCO’s Director of the World Heritage Centre was the Italian representative, Mr Franccesco Bandarin.