Activity Report 2015



Activity Report 2015








ICOM News, the magazine for museum professionals

The magazine for museum professionals, ICOM News, provides the reader with reports, analytical articles, and interviews with museum experts as well as practical information.  Read ICOM News

ICOM in brief

  • An organisation created in 1946 by and for museum professionals.

  • A unique network of more than 35,000 members and museum professionals who represent the global museum community.

  • A diplomatic forum made up of experts from 136 countries and territories to respond to the challenges museums face worldwide.

  • A consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council.

  • 119 National Committees and 30 International Committees dedicated to various museum specialties.

  • A leading force in ethical matters.

  • One of the founding members of the International Committee of the Blue Shield (ICBS).

  • A Public Interest Organisation.

  • 3 official languages: English, French and Spanish.