BIH: Third Regional Heritage Seminar

Cultural Heritage without Borders cordingly invites you to the Third Regional Heritage Seminar, titled ’Cultural Heritage & Activism’

Seminar will be held at Hotel Tourist Jajce, Bosnia and Herzegovina, October 21 – 23 2014


What is the relationship between cultural heritage, development and society?

Can heritage make a difference? Does it?

The seminar will:

  • Connect cultural heritage professionals interested in developing reflective practice – to look at themselves and what they do
  • Strengthen critical understanding about the    role of cultural heritage in contemporary society – to make our work relevant
  • Share international examples – who is doing what and where
  • Create a platform of people who want heritage to make a difference
  • Strengthen excellence in practice and communication

Keynote speakers include:

Amra Hadzimuhamedovic – Commission to Preserve National Monuments in Bosnia Herzegovina and specialist on post war reconstruction

David Fleming – Director of National Museums Liverpool, UK and founder of the Social Justice Alliance of Museums

Kate Pugh – Director of the Heritage Alliance, an independent body in the UK that advocates and lobbies for heritage

Jasper Visser – Change agent, innovator and facilitator specialising in culture, heritage and the arts

Fee: No charge but application is required for limited spaces

What’s included: Accommodation and meals, transport to / from Sarajevo (pre-booked), limited travel costs (depending on location)

Working language is English.

To register at the Seminar, please fill in the ON-LINE Registration Form by Tuesday, October 14th 2014, at the following link.

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This seminar is organized as part of project „From historical integration to contemprary active participation“ and funded by the European Union.