Ms Jannifer Dathan, Dr Paul Fox, and Dr Emma Cunliffe, morning panellists during the second day of the 'Multimethod Approaches to heritage in the Crossfire' workshop, London © UK Blue Shield, 2019. A two-day workshop on ‘Multimethod Approaches to Heritage in the Crossfire’, organised by UWE Bristol, Manchester Metropolitan University and the Victoria and Albert [...]
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Nini Palavandishvili introducing archival photos and sketches to the participants during a tour around the Chess Palace and Alpine Club © Maryam Kalkhitashvili, Blue Shield Georgia, 2019. A workshop titled 'Creation of the concept of interpretation centre for Tbilisi Chess Palace and Alpine Club' was organised by the Georgian Committee of the Blue Shield (GNCBS) [...]
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Leaflet created by BS Australia to nationally promote the #MayDay initiative © BS Australia, 2019 This year two national committees of Blue Shield, Australia and Netherlands, joined the yearly initiative #MayDay, established by the Society of the American Archivist. The initiative aimed at encouraging professionals in museums, libraries, galleries, archives and others in the wider [...]
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The Dutch Committee of the Blue Shield is working together with the Netherlands National Commission for UNESCO and the Cultural Heritage Agency in developing a tool to help cultural heritage institutions in the country during large(r) scale crises such as wildfire, terrorism and flooding. The project aims to answer questions such as: what do you need to [...]
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Dr František Beneš delivering a lecture on the protection and care for objects of philatelic interest contained in archive and museum funds, Prague. @Archive of AMG, 2019. The Czech Committee of the Blue Shield has held one committee meeting in 2019. They organized a talk by Captain Pavel Stehlik, army historian and member of the [...]
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UK Blue shield supported Newcastle Law School in organising the conference: Protecting Cultural Heritage in Armed Conflict and Situations of Forcible Displacement: An (Emerging) Human Right? on 1-2 March 2019. The conference explored the concept of cultural heritage and how this is protected in situations of armed conflict and forcible displacement from a socio-legal perspective. [...]
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Lecture about the protection of cultural property held at the Beirut Arab University. @Lebanese Committee of the Blue Shield, 2019. From December to January 2019, the Lebanese Committee of the Blue Shield delivered lectures in different universities in Lebanon: University Saint Joseph University, Beirut Arab University, and the National Lebanese University. These lectures are part of [...]
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