In Situ Protection of the Collections of the Musée des Civilisations de Côte d'Ivoire

The Musée des Civilisations de Côte d'Ivoire lost part of its valuable collection in 2011, following looting during political unrest. The project will reinforce the security measures of the museum building and the storage rooms and develop a museum emergency plan to minimize the risks to the collections.

The Musée des Civilisations de Côte d'Ivoire lost part of its valuable collection in 2011, following looting during political unrest. The project will reinforce the security measures of the museum building and the storage rooms and develop a museum emergency plan to minimize the risks to the collections.

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Location: Abidjan, C√¥te d'Ivoire Organiser(s): Fondation Tapa Project partner(s): Musée des Civilisations de Côte d'Ivoire Funder(s): ALIPH Funding received: $79,681 Commencement Date: 01/2019 Project Status: Active
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