Second Foundation Course on Underwater Archaeology for the Caribbean to take place in St. Eustatius

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The Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands, the Nexus 1492-Heritage research project in the Caribbean and the UNESCO Regional Office for Culture in Latin America and the Caribbean, in cooperation with the UNESCO Kingston Cluster Office for the Caribbean and the UNESCO office in Haiti, are pleased to announce the UNESCO Foundation course on the Protection and Management of Underwater Cultural Heritage for the Caribbean States to be held from 17 November to December 13, 2014 in St Eustatius.
The course addresses participants who are working professionally in the field of (underwater or maritime) archaeology, conservation and (underwater or maritime) cultural heritage protection. Candidates are required to have an internationally valid dive qualification. Their candidatures will be reviewed by a panel of experts in order to ensure the level of expertise required for this training. The course will be held in English.
Interested participants should address their candidatures with their CV and...

The Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands, the Nexus 1492-Heritage research project in the Caribbean and the UNESCO Regional Office for Culture in Latin America and the Caribbean, in cooperation with the UNESCO Kingston Cluster Office for the Caribbean and the UNESCO office in Haiti, are pleased to announce the UNESCO Foundation course on the Protection and Management of Underwater Cultural Heritage for the Caribbean States to be held from 17 November to December 13, 2014 in St Eustatius. 

The course addresses participants who are working professionally in the field of (underwater or maritime) archaeology, conservation and (underwater or maritime) cultural heritage protection. Candidates are required to have an internationally valid dive qualification. Their candidatures will be reviewed by a panel of experts in order to ensure the level of expertise required for this training. The course will be held in English.

Interested participants should address their candidatures with their CV and medical certificate to their respective National Commisions for UNESCO, to the UNESCO region office in Havana and to the culture program specialists in Jamaica and Haiti: Ms Himalchuli Gurung, at the UNESCO Kingston Cluster Office for the Caribbean (h.gurung(at)unesco.org), Ms Tatiana Villegas in the UNESCO Port au Prince office (t.villegas(at)unesco.org) and Ms Lenia Gamonal, (ld.gamonal(at)unesco) in Havana for follow-up.