World Heritage and the New Information and Communication
Technologies in Africa, 15-17
October 2002, Agence de la Francophonie (AUF), Regional Office,
International Seminar of FORUM UNESCO
Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain (10-15 September
2001). (Report: English
Meeting of rectors FORUM
UNESCO in Asia and the Pacific Region
Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia (June 2001).
Course in Heritage
Ecole Nationale du Patrimoine, France, jointly with ICOMOS (June
West African Universities
(With the support of the Agence Universitaire de la
Francophonie), Dakar, Senegal, (May 2001).
"Conservation, Preservation and Restoration of the Architectural
Tlemcen, Algeria, Abu-Bekr Belkaîd University (21-23 May
First Meeting of the Spanish
and Portuguese Universities of FORUM UNESCO
Universidad Alcalá de Henares, Alcalá, Spain (5-7 April
Preparatory Meeting for the
Sixth International Seminar
UNESCO, Paris (13-14 February 2001).
Exhibition and Symposium "Young
People and the World Heritage"
United Nations Headquarters, New York (25 November 2001-6
Colombia (August-September 2001).
Historical Centre of Milan
A feasibility study for the rehabilitation of an ancient
building as a "house of knowledge" was conducted and
submitted to the Municipal Council in 2000 by the Catholic
University of the Sacred Heart, Milan. Implementation of this
project will require the endeavours of various faculties in a
pluridisciplinary approach and will provide students with
experience of a practical pilot project (2001).
Rehabilitation of a Building
in Santiago, Cuba
Which after restoration will become the Office of Forum UNESCO
in Cuba. (Work undertaken by the Polytechnic University of
Symposium on "Valencia
Architecture and Music"
Organization of a series of concerts of Valencian music
from the fifteenth to the twentieth century, in various heritage
buildings, according to the period of the work being played.
Building of a copy of an
antique honey-making machine in Utiel (Valencia, Spain).
With the support of the Utiel municipality and the participation of
the Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain).
Establishment and development of means of facilitating student
mobility on an international level (grants, agreements,
inter-university arrangements, etc.), Institut du Patrimoine, IPAC,
Virtual Institute and Moving
Establishment of an infrastructure for the transmission of
knowledge through the dissemination of archives and documentation on
the heritage and creation of an international network for
electronic exchanges permitting direct access to databanks and
research work for limited dissemination, Institut du Patrimoine,
Heritage: the Media, Mediatization and Mediation
Organization of an international symposium on the role of the
media in the dissemination and presentation of the heritage,
Institut du Patrimoine, IPAC, Canada.
Women, Heritage and Development
Think tank within the universities of Forum UNESCO in Latin
America, Institut du Patrimoine, IPAC, Canada.
Museology of Reconciliation
Cultural mediation, civic mediation. Mostar: the role of the
museum and archives in an intercultural context. Partnerships with
the University of Mostar and the University of Zagreb, Laval
University and IPAC (Canada).
Transposing the concept of
an Economuseum in the African context
Development of a partnership between the University of Benin,
the National Museum in Lomé, Togo and the Société des
Économusées of Quebec, in order to establish economuseums in
Africa, Laval University and IPAC (Canada).
Ethnological mission to West
Cultural heritage, memory, museum and local community in a
comparative perspective, Institut du Patrimoine, IPAC, Canada.