It is with great regret that the Blue  Shield International Board announces that they have taken the decision to postpone the Blue Shield 2020 General Assembly. The decision was taken following extensive consultation with the Czech Republic National Committee, who are the organising committee. Following the discussions, the BSI Board agreed that the General Assembly and [...]
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Extended Deadline - Call for papers for the international conference: “Protection of Cultural Heritage Across Occupied Territories of Georgia: International Practices and Regional Application” At present, this event is intended to take place. Updates will be provided when we have them. The deadline for the submission of papers for the international conference: “Protection of Cultural [...]
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Respect and Protect Conference, Society of Antiquaries, November 2019. © Society of Antiquaries Respect and Protect: Fulfilling The Obligation To Safeguard Cultural Property In The Military Context Talks are now available online from this one day Society of Antiquaries / Historic England conference, organised with support from the UK Blue Shield Committee and Newcastle University Watch [...]
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IDRIM 2019 Side event on Cultural Heritage Risk Management, organised by Blue Shield France Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nice, October 18th 2019 Report by by Blue Shield France Last October, IDRIM2019 - a major international conference supported by UNESCO - was held in Nice by the IDRIM Society (International Society for Integrated Risk Management) and [...]
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Dr Paul Fox, BSI, attends the NATO HQ Allied Joint Force Command CPP Round Table, Naples. © NATO 2019 NATO Allied Joint Force Command Naples (JFCNP), in collaboration with SHAPE J9, organised a one-day event in JFCNP focused on CPP on 30 October 2019. The aim of this event was to provide improved understanding of [...]
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SECOND CIRCULAR, on behalf of BS Austria and BS Belgium on the Second European Blue Shield Meeting in BRUSSELS and Session at the EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT on the occasion of 20th anniversary of the 1999 Second Protocol to the 1954 Hague Convention. At the closing session of last year's initial Blue Shield meeting in Brussels the [...]
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BS UK Chair Prof. Stone (centre) speaks at the Imperial War Museums symposium "Culture Under Attack" on 7 September 2019. ©BS UK 2019. Professor Peter Stone, Chair of Blue Shield United Kingdom and Vice President of Blue Shield International, spoke in a panel on ‘Saving cultural heritage from conflict’ at the symposium ‘Culture under attack’ [...]
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Caption: Cunliffe presents Cultural Property Protection and the Blue Shield: Developing Methods for 2019 at SSKW2019. © BSI June 2019   SSKW/CPP Using Technology to Protect Lives and Develop Cultural Understanding: The 12th Spatial Socio-Cultural Knowledge Workshop (SSKW) and Culture in Conflict The Symposium was hosted by Cranfield Defence and Security, along with the UK [...]
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Photo: Coping with Culture 2018, in Vienna. A group of armed forces personnel and heritage professionals attend the BSI CPP workshop, visiting the Heeresgeschichtliches Museum, Vienna © Blue Shield International, 2018 Blue Shield International will be running a Workshop at the Conference: “Coping with Culture: Culture in times of geo-political challenges", November 11 – 14, [...]
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