CHCC Cultural Heritage and Foreign Policy Panel Discussion

November 8, 2018

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Watch the livestream of the Cultural Heritage Coordinating Committee’s public panel event, A Discussion on Cultural Heritage Preservation and Foreign Policy, recorded on October 24, 2018 at the Smithsonian Castle. Led by Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Marie Royce, a panel of current and former U.S. ambassadors shared stories of how they advanced foreign policy goals through cultural heritage protection and preservation.

Panelists included:

  • U.S. Ambassador to Thailand – Glyn Davies
  • U.S. Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina – Maureen Cormack
  • U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka and Maldives – Alaina Teplitz
  • Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs – Joan Polaschik