Training workshop on the fight against illicit trafficking of cultural property

When :

from Monday 12 November, 2018
10:00
to Friday 16 November, 2018
18:00

Type of event :

Working group/Expert Meeting

Where :

Rome, Italy

Contact :

Matteo Rosati at m.rosati@unesco.org

The workshop’s objectives are to raise awareness and develop professional capacities of the concerned services and authorities to contrast the theft, looting and illicit trafficking of cultural property, including through reinforced inter-agency and cross-border cooperation.

Special attention will be paid to the implementation of the 1970 Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property, the 1995 UNIDROIT Convention on stolen or illegally exported cultural objects, and other relevant international standards.