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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25-30 october 2017, Pittsburgh, USA

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US Civil Rights Sites and Aleppo’s Old Souk Among 25 Threatened Places Around the World | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

US Civil Rights Sites and Aleppo’s Old Souk Among 25 Threatened Places Around the World

10/17/2017

The World Monuments Fund announced the 2018 World Monuments Watch, listing 25 sites, from the hurricane-hit Caribbean to modernist architecture in India.

A Project Hopes to Save India's Vanishing Living Root Bridges | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

A Project Hopes to Save India's Vanishing Living Root Bridges

10/13/2017

For centuries, locals in the jungles of Meghalaya, India built living root bridges for practical purposes. Now there's a rush to ensure they survive in the face of industrialization.

As Wildfires Ravage Northern California, Local Art Institutions Shutter and Wait | artnet News | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

As Wildfires Ravage Northern California, Local Art Institutions Shutter and Wait | artnet News

10/12/2017

As wildfires tear through Northern California, art museums and organizations are among those scrambling to deal with the deadly blaze.

Looted Antiquity, Once at Met Museum, to Return to Lebanon | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

Looted Antiquity, Once at Met Museum, to Return to Lebanon

10/12/2017

Collectors agreed to lift their objection to the return of an ancient marble sculpture of a bull’s head after seeing evidence that it had been stolen

Ancient sites in northern Cyprus ‘at risk’ | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

Ancient sites in northern Cyprus ‘at risk’

10/10/2017

Ongoing efforts to unearth and preserve cultural treasures in the north of Cyprus remain the victim of the Department of Antiquities’ refusal to pursue collaboration until there is a solution to the Cyprus problem, the Science journal reported this week.

UK could completely ban ivory trade by 2018 | Heritage in danger (illicit traffic, emergencies, restitutions)-Patrimoine en danger | Scoop.it

UK could completely ban ivory trade by 2018

10/09/2017

The government has launched an immediately consultation period with the aim of protecting African elephants

“Freedom brings us together”

10/02/2017

In August 2017, the motto of the 73rd Anniversary of the Warsaw Rising lured ...

ICOM Statement Natural Disasters Affecting Cultural Heritage

10/02/2017

The International Council of Museums (ICOM) wishes to express its sorrow and ...

ICOM Advances in Museum Research: a new monograph series edited by ICOM

09/29/2017

This research series developed by the International Council of Museums (ICOM) ...