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World Heritage Leadership hosts training of trainers workshop on Impact Assessment in a World Heritage context

World Heritage Leadership hosts training of trainers workshop on Impact Assessment in a World Heritage context

The workshop aimed to enhance the skills of professionals in understanding impact assessment for World Heritage, designing and delivering different types of capacity-building activities on impact assessment, and contributing to the implementation of the World Heritage Convention at the local, national, and international levels.

 Visit from the Government of Spain 

Visit from the Government of Spain

On 17 May, the Director-General of ICCROM, Aruna Francesca Maria Gujral, and ICCROM staff had the pleasure of meeting with Guillermo Escribano Manzano, Director General of Spanish in the World, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, EU and Cooperation; Pablo Rupérez Pascualena, Advisor to the Directorate General for Spanish in the World; and Moisés Morera Martín, Alternate Permanent Representative of Spain...

Welcoming the Korean delegation of the Culture, Sport and Tourism Committee of the Gyeonggido Assembly

Welcoming the Korean delegation of the Culture, Sport and Tourism Committee of the Gyeonggido Assembly

On 17 May, we had the pleasure of welcoming the Korean delegation of the Culture, Sport and Tourism Committee of the Gyeonggido Assembly to ICCROM headquarters. The group heard from Eugene Jo, World Heritage Leadership Programme Manager, about ICCROM's area of work and expertise, as well as its activities.

ACCU Nara and ICCROM sign Memorandum of Understanding to support cultural heritage protection activities in the Asia-Pacific region

ACCU Nara and ICCROM sign Memorandum of Understanding to support cultural heritage protection activities in the Asia-Pacific region

On 9 May 2024, at our headquarters in Rome, ICCROM and ACCU Nara (the Cultural Heritage Protection Cooperation Office of the Asia-Pacific Cultural Centre for UNESCO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to bolster cultural heritage protection efforts in the Asia-Pacific region.

Empowering Museums Worldwide

Empowering Museums Worldwide

As we celebrate International Museum Day, we recognize the pivotal role museums play not only in preserving our cultural and natural heritage but also in fostering sustainable development globally. In a recent collaborative effort, ICCROM's initiative, Our Collections Matter (OCM), teamed up with the International Council of Museums (ICOM) and Curating Tomorrow to support museums worldwide in...

ICCROM signed a Memorandum of Understanding  with the World Urban Planning Education Network (WUPEN)

ICCROM signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the World Urban Planning Education Network (WUPEN)

On 9 May 2024, ICCROM formalized a Memorandum of Understanding with the World Urban Planning Education Network (WUPEN), marking a significant milestone in our joint commitment to advancing sustainable development and the protection of cultural heritage globally, especially within rapidly urbanizing areas.

We are pleased to announce the launch of the ICCROM Register of Heritage Samples Archives!

Explore the ICCROM Register of Heritage Samples Archives!

We are pleased to announce the launch of the ICCROM Register of Heritage Samples Archives!

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African World Heritage Day 2024: the future of World Heritage in Africa lies in the hands of young people

The African World Heritage Day, proclaimed by the 38th session of UNESCO's General Conference in November 2015, is an opportunity to discuss the future of heritage in Africa and for people all over the world, in particular Africans, to celebrate the continent's unique cultural and natural heritage.

Visit from CNR

Visit from CNR

Yesterday, ICCROM's Director-General welcomed Costanza Milani, Director of the Institute of Heritage Science and Vania Virgili, Technological Manager from the National Research Council of Italy (CNR) and interim Director General of E-RIHS, to fortify the longstanding relationship between the two organizations, and explore new avenues for collaboration.

ICCROM is pleased to announce the launch of the Our Collections Matter (OCM) Self-assessment Tool. This innovative platform, accessible online, aims to connect the dots between collections-based work and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set forth by the United Nations in its 2030 Agenda to transform our world.

Introducing the Our Collections Matter Self-assessment Tool

ICCROM is pleased to announce the launch of the Our Collections Matter (OCM) Self-assessment Tool. This innovative platform, accessible online, aims to connect the dots between collections-based work and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set forth by the United Nations in its 2030 Agenda to transform our world.