ICOM ANNUAL REPORT 2016

ICOM ANNUAL REPORT 2016

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In 2016, the International Council of Museums (ICOM) celebrated its 70th anniversary. This milestone coincided with the 24th ICOM Triennial General Conference, held in July in Milan

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21-23 september 2017, Helsinborg, Sweden

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ICOM INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR MUSEUMS AND COLLECTIONS OF ARCHAEOLOGY AND HISTORY - ICMAH

2017


Baku, Azerbaijan
4 - 6 October, 2017
Administration of State Historical-Architectural Reserve “Icherisheher”
Theme : MUSEUMS, COLLECTIONS AND INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE
More information: icmah.icom.museum

The Network of Museums and Cultural Centres of the Los Ríos Region, Chile

09/22/2017

A case study in the context of the 1972 Round Table of Santiago
By Karin Weil ...

As Mexico Searches for Survivors After Massive Quake, Museums Scramble to Locate Staff and Assess the Damage | artnet News | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

As Mexico Searches for Survivors After Massive Quake, Museums Scramble to Locate Staff and Assess the Damage | artnet News

09/22/2017

Amid a frantic search for survivors after a 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit Mexico, cultural institutions are among those trying to cope.

See the Wild Places That May Lose Protections as National Monuments | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

See the Wild Places That May Lose Protections as National Monuments

09/21/2017

Four protected areas could shrink and six others could be opened to mining, logging, and fishing, based on new recommendations to President Trump.

Africa Gets Its First Major Contemporary Art Museum—but Challenges Lie Ahead | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

Africa Gets Its First Major Contemporary Art Museum—but Challenges Lie Ahead

09/20/2017

The awe-inspiring new Zeitz MOCAA in Cape Town has been greeted with a mixed reception from the South African art world.

Newly discovered 6m-year-old Cretan footprints stolen - HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

Newly discovered 6m-year-old Cretan footprints stolen - HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News

09/20/2017

There has been a lot of interest in our discovery of nearly-6m-year-old footprints on Crete, first reported by the The Conversation – suggesting that human ancestors could have roamed Europe at the same time as they were evolving in East Africa.

New Zealand Is Pushing to Save Its Vulnerable Indigenous Language | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

New Zealand Is Pushing to Save Its Vulnerable Indigenous Language

09/19/2017

Each year, the country holds a week-long event to encourage people to speak te reo Māori.

Fatwa allowing illegal antiquities excavation triggers ire in Egypt | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

Fatwa allowing illegal antiquities excavation triggers ire in Egypt

09/18/2017

The Egyptian government will attempt to hold on to its antiquities amid a religious edict giving ordinary citizens the right to excavate and keep such treasures.