Blue Shield Australia - Kathryn Dan and Catherine Robinson are the Australian Society of Archivists’  (ASA) representatives on the Blue Shield Australia (BSA) committee. From July 2021, ASA will take over the Secretariat of BSA for two years, with Kathryn Dan becoming the BSA Chair. As a preparation for this handover, Katheryn and Catherine took part [...]
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Recordings of papers are now available for the international conference: “Protection of Cultural Heritage Across Occupied Territories of Georgia: International Practices and Regional Application” via the YouTube channel of the organisers. The conference was held on June 24th -25th 2020, in Tbilisi, Georgia. It was organized by the George Chubinashvili National Research Centre for Georgian [...]
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Blue Helmet Forum Austria 2019: An Initiative of the Association of Austrian Peacekeepers Protection of Cultural Heritage in Peace Operations Vienna, September 26th – 27th, 2019 National Defence Academy, Stiftgasse 2a, 1070 Wien, Austria Sala Terrena “Damage to cultural property belonging to any people whatsoever means damage to the cultural heritage of all mankind, since [...]
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The first international conference of the International Committee of the Blue Shield was held in Seoul, Korea, in December 2011. The theme was “Protecting the World’s Cultural Heritage in Times of Change: Emergency Preparedness and Response”. The conference was hosted by the National Museum of Korea. (View the Seoul 2011 conference programme). The conference objectives were: To [...]
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