Cultural Heritage and Sustainable Development

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Considering the urgencies the world’s societies are facing today affecting the cultural and natural heritage, and the potential of heritage to help address these, the 2030 Agenda is an imperative to transform the framework of cultural heritage protection. Cultural heritage is not just monuments. It has a crucial role for the well-being of communities, which must be harnessed for sustainable urban and socio-economic development, in particular for post-COVID recovery strategies at international, national, and local levels. ICOMOS is a leading global voice in integrating cultural heritage within sustainable development. The SDGs Working Group coordinates ICOMOS response to the 2030 Agenda, through advocacy, policy, localizing of the SDGs.

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No Culture No Future | #Culture2030goal Campaign launches its strategy document

banner culture2030goal Vision enIf you believe that there is no future without culture and that the cultural ecosystems should be integrated in both short-term recovery and long-term development strategies, support the #Culture2030goal campaign. With the launch today of its strategy document, the group (of which ICOMOS is a member) takes this opportunity to extend an invitation to interested stakeholders to join the campaign and support its actions.

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ICOMOS releases Sustainable Development Goals Policy Guidance for Heritage and Development Actors

SDGs PolicyGuidanceHeritage and the Sustainable Development Goals: Policy Guidance for Heritage and Development Actors” — the new policy document produced by the Sustainable Development Goals Working Group (Priority Action 1 Task Team) — was released worldwide on Wednesday, 17 March 2021, during the fifth ICOMOS SDGs Working Group Webinar, Policy + Partnerships: Coming Together to Mobilize Heritage for Sustainable Development (SDG 1-17)

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ICOMOS Webinar Series | SDGWG Webinar 5 : Policy + Partnerships : Coming Together to Mobilize Heritage for Sustainable Development

ENG SDGWG webinar5 posterThe Sustainable Development goals Working Group would like to announce their next SDG Webinar 5 on Wednesday 17th March, 2021, 14:00 -15:30 Paris Time. The Webinar 5 will speak about Policy + Partnerships : Coming Together to Mobilize Heritage for Sustainable Development (SDG 1-17). Links to register will be found at the end of this article.


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