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Results are Tagged with "Cultural Heritage Center"

UNESCO’S Database of National Cultural Heritage Laws

The Cultural Heritage Center supports the Database of National Cultural Heritage Laws being developed by UNESCO.

Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation 2010 Awards

Stone sculptures from Lore-Lindu National Park in Central Sulawesi Province, Indonesia

Highlights of the cultural preservation projects around the world that received funding from the U.S. Department of State's U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation in 2010.

The Capitoline Venus

The Capitoline Venus housed at the Capitoline Museum in Rome, Italy

A Masterpiece from the Capitoline Museum, Rome.

It's Our Identity, It's Our Pride

Nepal struggles to keep its cultural history alive through its architecture.

Rohit Ranjitkar, program director of the Kathmandu Valley Preservation Trust and grantee of the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation, talks about preserving Nepal's cultural heritage as seen in its unique architecture.

Architectural Conservation in Service to Others

With more than 100 brick and stone shrines and seven large stone terraces, Phnom Bakheng is a major architectural monument.

A Powerful Lesson in Conserving Ancient Art

I enjoy the combination of 'detective work' that goes into learning about an object for any given conservation project - its history, how it was made, how it is deteriorating.

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