First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis - FAC Africa 2018

UNESCO and ICCROM aim to build capacity for emergency preparedness and response in risk prone regions of the world. To this end, UNESCO and ICCROM are jointly organizing the 2018 edition of the First Aid to Cultural Heritage (FAC) international course in Bamako (Mali) from 12 to 30 November.

Participants in this training are mid-career professionals, active in the protection of cultural heritage and wanting to enlarge their skills set. They work for national heritage institutions (departments of antiquities, Ministries of Culture, Commissions for monuments and museums, national museums), architectural practices, archives, libraries, conservation institutes, universities and humanitarian organizations. They represent 19 nationalities from 4 continents.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 12.11.2018 08:00 local time
End 30.11.2018 18:00 local time
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Focal point Daou, Ali
Contact Léonie EVERS, 01 45 68 20 30
Country Mali
City Bamako
Venue Ecole de Maintien de la Paix
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 22
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