When :from Wednesday 2 November, 2016 10:00 to Friday 4 November, 2016 17:55
Type of event :Категория 8-Симпозиум
Where :UNESCO Headquarters, 7 Place de Fontenoy, 75007, Paris, France
Contact :Nao Hayashi
The International Conference "World Heritage Sites and Museums" co-organized by UNESCO and the Arab Regional Center for World Heritage in cooperation with ICCROM, ICOMOS, IUCN and ICOM, will take place from 2 to 3 November 2016, in order to highlight the importance of the link between World Heritage sites and museums related to these sites, in terms of preservation of built and moveable heritage, education and communication.
The conference will focus on 4 main sessions: Site museums as mediators – conveying sites’ Outstanding Universal Values, shared history and common duties, Site museums as custodians of World Heritage sites’ Integrity, Increasing relevance to local communities - education and participation and World Heritage sites and museums under threat.