Getting engaged with cultural heritage in Europe

How do Europeans get access to cultural heritage? Which are the individual characteristics that determine that they recognize, choose and enjoy different elements inherited from the past? Knowing more about which groups benefit more from the preservation and access to cultural elements from the past is important for cultural managers…

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Towards an Interdisciplinary Training Scheme for the Sustainable Management and Preservation of Cultural Heritage

Moving Towards an Interdisciplinary Training Scheme for the Sustainable Management and Preservation of Cultural Heritage HERITAGE PRO is an initiative of six European partners from Germany, Spain, Austria, Sweden and Belgium who strive to answer to the continuing call for interdisciplinary training for professionals of different disciplines towards sustainable management…

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Bilbao waits for the HERITAGE-PRO team

The next HERITAGE-PRO meeting will take place in Bilbao, the center of the Basque country in Spain. Meanwhile the first versions for the HERITAGE-PRO training modules are available, drafted by our colleagues Christer Gustafsson and Jermina Stanojev from Swedish RESTRADE company. This was a challenging task and our discussions of…

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Brainstorming Report on Skills for Heritage Preservation

Heritage-Pro is a direct outcome of the so-called “Structured Dialogue” of the European Commission, where 32 European experts wrote a study on the topic “Towards an integrated approach to cultural heritage for Europe – prospects on skills, training and knowledge transfer for traditional and emerging professions” within the framework of…

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HERITAGE-PRO kicks off in Mainz!

Mainz was a perfect place to kick off the HERITAGE-PRO project: Our partners joined the meeting  from Bad Mergentheim (Germany), Brussels (Belgium), Högenas (Sweden), Vienna (Austria) – and Mainz.. Our host Entwicklungsagentur Rheinland Pfalz together with Generaldirektion Kulturelles Erbe Rheinland-Pfalz offered the team a marvellous meeting place at Erthaler Hof,…

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