Workshop on preservation and protection of documentary heritage for managers of selected National Heritage sites in Nigeria

This two-day workshop will intimate the Nigerian National Heritage site managers with preservation and protection of documentary heritage in digital format. At least 20 participants are expected for this event with hands-on practical which will be facilitated by experts in culture, documentary heritage and information technology. The opening ceremony (which involves welcome address by the Director & Country Representative of UNESCO Abuja and goodwill messages by partners, among others) will be covered and reported by the press. The communique of the workshop will also be circulated amongst the press for publication. The Director General of National Commission for Museums and Monuments and the Commissioner for Culture and Tourism in Osun state are expected at the event.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 14.05.2013 07:00 local time
End 17.05.2013 16:00 local time
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Focal point Soremekun, Oluseyi
Organizer UNESCO Abuja (Communication & Information sector)
Contact Oluseyi Soremekun (tel: +234 803 303 0002)
Country Nigeria
City Osogbo
Venue Osun state
Permanent Delegation Contact Permanent Delegation of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to UNESCO
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 20
Official Website
Link 1 Preservation of documentary heritage
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