Symposium - The state of Nepal's photo archives

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 6 November 2012 - 10:00am
Where: 
Lalitpur
Type of Event: 
Category 8-Symposium
Contact: 
s.shakya@unesco.org
One day symposium on the state of Nepal's photo archives will be held on the occasion of World Day for Audiovisual Heritage. <br/>Organized by Nepal Picture Library - a Photo Circle’s initiative with support of UNESCO, this symposium brings together professionals from public and private institutions as well as users of archives, collectors and researchers to discuss the challenges ahead in order to ensure the protection of visual collections and archives and its universal sharing. The event, organized on the occasion of the celebration of World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2012 in Nepal, will be followed by a five-day photo exhibition “Retelling histories: Undocumented stories of the everyday Nepali woman”.