UNESCO’s Heritage Emergency Fund provides support to Caribbean Regional Working Conference

 Photo Credit: UNESCO Office in Kingston

From 30 July to 3 August 2018, approximately fifty (50) participants representing international and regional policy makers, emergency responders and cultural heritage stewards gathered in Phillipsburg, Sint Maarten for a working conference on disaster recovery and heritage preservation.

This conference was organized by the Caribbean Branch of the International Council on Archives (CARBICA) in coordination with the International Council on Archives, in response to widespread impacts to cultural heritage following the destructive 2017 Atlantic Hurricane season.

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