Regional Workshop on the Hague Convention and its Protocols

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 8 November 2016 - 9:00am to Thursday, 10 November 2016 - 5:00pm
Fiji, Suva
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop

A regional workshop on the Hague Convention and its Protocols will be held in Suva, Fiji, from 8 to 10 November 2016.
The workshop will bring together delegates of Pacific Member States in charge of the UNESCO Culture Conventions, cultural heritage and institutions such as museums, archives and libraries and the regional and international representatives of Blue Shield. The objectives of this workshop is to provide the opportunity to learn the history, principles, progress in the implementation of the Hague Convention and its Protocols with a view to increasing ratifications by Pacific island states. One of the outcomes of the workshop will be an action plan for regional cooperation.