Cultural Rights and Climate Change | Contribution to the UN Special Rapporteur Report

CulturalRights climatechange 32Karima Bennoune, United Nations Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights, recently addressed a call for inputs for a report on “Cultural Rights and Climate Change” to be presented at the United Nations General Assembly in October 2020. The Special Rapporteur believes it is critical to think more broadly about the relationship between culture and cultural rights on the one hand, and addressing climate change on the other.

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18 April 2020 | Share your events on ICOMOS's interactive map!

IDMS wemapThis year, the theme for the International Day for Monuments and Sites on 18 April is Shared Cultures, Shared Heritage, Shared Responsibility. You will find below a map showing some of the events organised for this event, including some events accessible online. Please note that, due to the current global outbreak of Covid-19, some of the events listed may have been cancelled, postponed or converted into an online event (eg. a webinar). We encourage you to contact the organisers in any case, and we will update the events listed as soon as we receive more details from organisers.

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