Bid to recognise historical site, boost for Polynesian culture

PAPE’ETE – French Polynesia’s culture minister says the awarding of the territory’s first World Heritage Site would be a valuable step in recognising the importance of Polynesia. France officially lodged a bid to recognise Taputapuatea marae on Raiatea island as a UNESCO World Heritage site. It was a centre for Polynesian seafarers from where they […]

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