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Criador: Pedro França | Crédito: Pedro França/Agência Senado | Direitos autorais: Senado Federal do Brasil

ICCROM’s risk management methodology put into practice in Brazil

Our risk management methodology was put into practice to help safeguard Brazil’s cultural heritage in the recent events of vandalism in Brasília.

Davos Alliance 2023

Launching the Davos Baukultur Alliance

This past week, ICCROM has been in Davos, Switzerland, to endorse the importance of Baukultur.

Dena Assaf visit

Visit from UN Resident Coordinator for the UAE

We were happy to welcome Dr Dena Assaf, United Nations Resident Coordinator for the United Arab Emirates, to our Regional Office in Sharjah, UAE, on 12 January.


Important news about Member States contributions 

We have launched a digital Member State Contributions invoicing portal on the ICCROM website. Now, it’s quicker and easier than ever to contribute to ICCROM.

Amb. McCain visit

Ambassador Cindy McCain visits us in Sharjah, UAE

On 11 January, Dr Zaki Aslan, Director of the ICCROM Sharjah Regional Office, met the US Ambassador to the UN Agencies in Rome, Ambassador Cindy McCain, together with a delegation from the United States Mission to the United Nations (USUN), in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

visit Sharjah Jan 11 23

Visit from ICOMOS and Climate Heritage Network at our Regional Office

Dr Zaki Aslan, Director of the ICCROM-Sharjah Regional Office, welcomed Mr Andrew Potts and Ms Haifaa AbdelalHaleem at our Regional Office in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Mr Potts is the coordinator of the Climate Heritage Network and has previously served as ICOMOS Focal Point for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and Ms AbdelalHaleem is an ICOMOS Jordan Heritage...

Praça dos Três Poderes Congresso Nacional Brasília 

ICCROM expresses concern for cultural heritage damaged in Brasília

ICCROM expresses its concern regarding the recent damage sustained to the cultural heritage within the World Heritage Property of Brasília, including its buildings and the objects contained within them.

Q4 2022 interns and fellows

Cohort of interns and fellows close out 2022

In the fourth quarter of 2022, in addition to those interns and fellows who continued their work, we welcomed two new interns and one visiting researcher at ICCROM headquarters.

FAC Handbook and Toolkit now available in Georgian

FAC Handbook and Toolkit now available in Georgian

The First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis Handbook and Toolkit is now available in Georgian. The translation was made possible thanks to long-standing ICCROM-FAR partners Blue Shield Georgia and First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis (FAC) course alumni.


Presenting “Net Zero: Heritage for Climate Action” at Understanding Risk Global Forum

One of Net Zero’s principal aims is to involve key United Nations agencies and decision makers to fast-track heritage-based climate action and advance the goal of net zero emissions. Building on this idea, ICCROM-FAR joined forces with UNESCO to hold a panel discussion – Learning from old tides to ride future waves – on 30 November at the Understanding Risk Global Forum (UR22) to highlight Net...