First UNESCO course on Underwater Cultural Heritage Management for South America
This course is part of the project "Capacity-building, implementation actions and increased ratification schemes in Latin America and the Caribbean of the Convention for the Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage by UNESCO in 2001." It is funded through a grant from the Spanish Agency for International Cooperation for Development (AECID).
The general objectives of the course are:
1) Contribute to regional training on the protection and management of underwater cultural heritage;
2) To promote a regional network that encourages states to collaborate and develop good practice through cooperation and exchange of information and experience;
3) Assist the preparation of Member States in the implementation of the 2001 UNESCO Convention and its Annex, and encourage the steps to follow for ratification.
|Type of Event||Category 7-Seminar and Workshop|
|Start||18.11.2013 10:00 local time|
|End||12.12.2013 18:00 local time|
|Date to be fixed||0|
|Focal point||Vacheron, Frederic|
|Organizer||Sector Cultura Unesco Montevideo|
|Street||3 de Febrero 1370/78|
|Permanent Delegation Contact|
|Language of Event||Spanish|
|Estimated number of participants||25|