World Monuments Fund

Objectives and Mission: 

Promote the preservation of international architectural and artistic treasures.

General description: 

Works to provide financial and technical support for project planning and management. Launched ['World Monuments Watch'], 1995, aimed to call public attention to critically imperilled cultural heritage sites and direct timely financial support to their preservation. Awards the ['Hadrian Award']; organizes regional conferences. Other activities: documentation; field research; training; strategic planning; technical survey; fundraising; advocacy.

Country Presence: 
Field of Interest: 
Architecture, Conservation, Monuments, Tangible Heritage