The UK Committee of the Blue shield are concerned that the UK government is unprepared to handle the challenges of maintaining distinct systems for the import of cultural goods into different parts of the UK and has significantly underestimated the risks this might pose to the increase of illicit trafficking through Northern Ireland, and have [...]
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Blue Shield Germany is doing a series of short video interviews to mark Blue Shield’s 25th anniversary.  So far three interviews have been posted on their YouTube Channel Professor, Dr. Markus Hilgert, Founding President of Blue Shield Germany Nepalese BS volunteer Azad Thapa Canadian BS Volunteer Tania Contrucci Visit the website of Blue Shield Germany [...]
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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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Welcome to the new Board! Following our General Assembly on Friday 28th August, Blue Shield is delighted to welcome its new Board members. Professor Peter Stone, former Vice-President, was elected to the position of President. From the National Committees, Kidong Bae, from the Republic of Korea Blue Shield Committee was re-elected Hamady Gaye, from the [...]
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It is with the greatest pleasure that the Blue Shield officially recognises the Hellenic Committee of the Blue Shield and the Lebanese Committee of the Blue Shield. Blue Shield International offers its sincere congratulations to Greece, Lebanon, and the new Committees. Greece has ratified the 1954 Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in [...]
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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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