Movable Heritage and Museums

Movable cultural objects and the museums in which they are conserved constitute exceptional repositories of cultural diversity. They contribute to mutual understanding and social cohesion as well as economic and human development.

UNESCO's focuses its action on:

  • training activities involving simple and efficient techniques for safeguarding objects, with a special emphasis on the creation of pedagogical tools;
  • museum development by strengthening professional networks and partnerships;
  • improving educational content and access to knowledge through awareness-raising and educational activities;
  • promoting the return, restitution and improved access to cultural objects by means of awareness-raising and advisory activities and innovative partnerships

 

 

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