The deadline to apply for travel grants to attend the 19th ICOMOS General Assembly taking place from 11 to 15 December 2017 in Delhi, India is 11 May 2017.
- For more information, click on Criteria & Form - note that we particularly invite applications from Young Professional members of ICOMOS
ICOMOS Guidance on Post Trauma Recovery and Reconstruction for World Heritage Cultural Properties document
ICOMOS is pleased to share the ICOMOS Guidance on Post Trauma Recovery and Reconstruction for World Heritage Cultural Properties document.
This document was prepared in response to the request for guidance on reconstruction expressed in the World Heritage Committee decision (Decision 40 COM7) at its 39th session in Bonn, Germany. It was largely developed through the deliberations of an international workshop on reconstruction convened at ICOMOS Headquarters in Paris in September 2016 and sponsored by Kyushu University, Japan.')
In 2017, the theme is “Cultural Heritage & Sustainable Tourism”, chosen in relation to the United Nations International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development and in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals.
Message from the Director of the World Heritage Centre on International Day for Monuments and Sites, 18 April
Click here to read the message of Mechtild Rössler, Director of UNESCO's World Heritage Centre, on the International Day for Monuments and Sites, celebrated every year on 18 April.
Photo: Ibshek, Abu Simbel Temple © UNESCO / Shutterstock
On behalf of ICOMOS India and the Scientific Committee for the Symposium, ICOMOS has the pleasure of presenting the call for papers and proposals for the Scientific Symposium which will take place in Delhi, India, on the occasion of the 19th ICOMOS General Assembly, from 11 to 15 December 2017 (the exact dates of the Scientific Symposium are from 12 to 15 December 2017).
The theme of the Scientific Symposium is “Heritage and Democracy” with the following subthemes:
The "Heritage at Risk World Report 2014–2015 on monuments and sites in danger" is the latest volume of a series of World Reports first published in 2000. From a strictly preservation-based approach this publication series offers worldwide information about the dangers that are threatening our cultural heritage, in order to provide help in the case of risks and to promote practical measures to avert or at least allay these risks.