At Risk? Towards Resilient Preservation of Documentary Heritage in Latin America and the Caribbean

This side event (alongside the UNESCO Open Science Forum for Latin America and the Caribbean) will bring together experts and policymakers to analyze how the impact of natural and other forms of disaster can be ameliorated using cutting-edge scientific techniques as well as innovative policy interventions that link preservation efforts to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, particularly in light SDG 11, target 4 on strengthening “efforts to protect and safeguard the world’s cultural … heritage.”


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 22.10.2018 10:00 local time
End 22.10.2018 13:00 local time
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Focal point Banda, Fackson
Organizer UNESCO
Contact Fackson Banda (Email:
Country Panama
City Panama
Venue Panama
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, Spanish
Estimated number of participants 30
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