Great Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe

Great Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe

Robben Island, South Africa

Kasubi Tombs, Uganda


[Exhibition on Zimbabwean Heritage]

In 2002, the Organising Committee already received abstracts from 120 authors. All these authors have been contacted with the request to reconfirm their interest in resubmitting this abstract by 31 May 2003.

The Organising Committee wishes to invite members and specialists to propose additional papers. All abstracts received by 31 May 2003 will be considered by the Scientific Committee for inclusion in the Scientific Symposium programme. Authors of selected abstracts will be invited to supply a full text by 31 August 2003 to be printed in the symposium papers. All authors will be expected to make their presentation within 15 minutes to allow for the most fruitful possible discussion with other participants.

Deadline : 31 May 2003
Format : 200 words, in English or French, sent preferably by e-mail, giving the name, address, short curriculum vitae of the author, the title of the paper and indicating under which of the 3 sub-themes they wish to present their paper.

Full papers
Deadline : 31 August 2003
Computer file format: Word for Windows
Font and font size: Times New Roman, font size 12
Paper size : DIN A-4
Margins : top and bottom 3 cm - left and right 2.5 cm.
Maximum length : 10 pages in the indicated format.
Format for images : JPG or compatible (for example JPGE). Do not to include images in text but provide them in a separate file.
Author's details : at the top of the first page please mention - the title of the paper, last name and first name(s); postal address; telephone, fax and e-mail.
Author's C.V. : not exceeding 10 lines, on the last page, immediately below the text of the paper.
Sub-theme : each author is asked to indicate under which of the 3 sub-themes they wish to submit their paper.
Technical requirements : on a separate sheet, please indicate any technical equipment necessary for the presentation of your paper: digital video projector (Power Point), overhead projector and/or slide projector.

The abstracts and papers, and all additional information, should be forwarded to ICOMOS Zimbabwe.


ICOMOS Zimbabwe is organising an exhibition at the General Assembly venue presenting the cultural heritage of the different regions of Zimbabwe.

Participants are also welcome to contribute posters on the Scientific Symposium theme "Place - Memory - Meaning : Preserving Intangible Values in Monuments and Sites". To contribute to this poster exhibition please send the following details to ICOMOS Zimbabwe by 31 July 2003 : name and contact address of the author(s), theme of the poster(s), size and number of the panels. ICOMOS Zimbabwe will contact authors to discuss modalities of sending the material to Zimbabwe in advance.

National Museums and Monuments of Zimbabwe
P.O.Box CY 33 – Causeway - Harare
e-mail: or
Tel: + 263 4 751 797 or + 263 4 751 798
Fax: + 263 4 753 085 or + 263 4 774 207


Dernière mise à jour: 05/06/2003