Call for Expressions of Interest – ICOMOS World Heritage Advisors
On the initiative of its President, Professor Toshiyuki Kono, ICOMOS is seeking Expressions of Interest from cultural heritage professionals worldwide in order to expand and diversify its international team of World Heritage Advisors for the evaluation of cultural and mixed property nominations to the World Heritage List.
The role of ICOMOS as one of the Advisory Bodies to the World Heritage Committee includes, among others, the evaluation of properties nominated for inscription on the World Heritage List.
The World Heritage Advisors assist the ICOMOS International Secretariat, the ICOMOS World Heritage Panel and the ICOMOS Board in formulating its recommendations to the World Heritage Committee.
This call for expressions of interest is limited to those wishing to become World Heritage Advisors working on the ICOMOS’ evaluation work of cultural and mixed properties nominations with the ICOMOS World Heritage Evaluation Unit.
To get all the information download the full Call for Expressions of Interest – ICOMOS World Heritage Advisors and submit your Expression of Interest by sending an email to WHadvisers-callforinterest[at]icomos.org.
Please include a summary curriculum vitae outlining your professional expertise and a cover letter addressing why you wish to become a World Heritage Advisor and how you meet the necessary requirements.
We require Expressions of Interest to be submitted materials in English or French and by 9 September 2019 at the latest.
For further information regarding the role of World Heritage Advisors and the requirements needed, please consult the Frequently Asked Questions or contact us by email.
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