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New Delhi Hosts ICOMOS at 19th Triennial General Assembly

  • The first ever ICOMOS General Assembly and Scientific Symposium 2017 in Delhi.
  • The International Council for Monuments and Sites or ICOMOS, is the global pioneers and front runners to promote and enhance professionalism in conservation, management, planning and development of India's diverse heritage is geared to organise this event.
  • The Theme of ICOMOS is "Heritage and Democracy".
  • The event is supported by Union Ministry of Culture, Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, State Government of Jammu and Kashmir, Bihar, Odisha.
  • In this platform will have participation from over 1,000 delegates across 68 countries around the world.
  • The main objective of this event is to provide a much-needed opportunity to promote international co-operation and strengthen understanding thereby creating a robust ecosystem in the field of Heritage Conservation.

ICOMOS, (International Council for Monuments and Sites)

  • ICOMOS (International Council for Monuments and Sites), A non-Government organization which is the only technical advisor to UNESCO for the conservation and protection of cultural heritage places,
  • It was founded in 1965 in Paris, France.
  • It holds its General Assembly every year and Triennial Assembly every three years.



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