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Documentation and description of Vamale, an endangered language of New Caledonia

The Endangered Language Documentation Programme (ELDP) provides grants worldwide to for the linguistic documentation of endangered language and knowledge. Grantees create mult…

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Palestinian Museum Digital Archive

To digitize endangered, dispersed and inaccessible collections of documents, photographs, videos and ephemeral materials representing the culture and history of Palestine from…

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Documentation of Zenzontepec Chatino language and culture

The Endangered Language Documentation Programme (ELDP) provides grants worldwide to for the linguistic documentation of endangered language and knowledge. Grantees create mult…

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Welcome to the Culture in Crisis Portal

This free digital resource is a demonstration of the V&A’s ongoing commitment to protecting the world’s cultural heritage and supporting communities that suffer cultural loss, whether through conflict, criminal acts or natural disaster. The Culture in Crisis Programme brings together those with a shared interest in protecting cultural heritage, providing a forum for sharing information, inspiring and supporting action and raising public awareness.

With your support the Culture in Crisis Portal will become the world’s largest and most accessible database of cultural heritage preservation projects. It enables its users to quickly and easily register their preservation projects, as well as searching for those already in existence.

Together we can learn from each other, share experiences and work to protect the world’s cultural heritage.

To do this, we need your help.

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ARCHIVE COLLECTIONS IN CRISIS

Join us as we bring together 3 archival institutions working across the Middle East and North Africa to discuss emergency planning, implementing disaster management strategies…

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Cultural Heritage Protection in a post-Covid Landscape: Session 5: What Next?

[Session 5/5] The focus of this final session was to discuss the recommendations that had surfaced throughout the series and explore next steps, with the potential to inform …

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Cultural Heritage Protection in a post-Covid Landscape: Session 4: Development Strategies

[Session 4/5] The focus of this session centred on the wider value of cultural heritage and the potential to inform new approaches to international development and 'Aid'. Are…

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News & events

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Launch: World Art and Memory Museum

The World Art and Memory Museum web launch will be hosted via Zoom.

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Conference: INTO Online 2021

Building resilience in the global heritage community

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Conference: UNESCO 2nd Memory of the World Global Policy Forum

This 2nd Forum aims to build the momentum towards articulating a global policy framework for disaster risk reduction and management as a means to sustainable preservation of d…

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