2010-2011 UNESCO Programme for the protection of cultural property and the fight against illicit trafficking

2010-2011 UNESCO Programme for the protection of cultural property and the fight against illicit trafficking
  • Awareness-raising campaign in Colombian airports © Ministerio de Cultura de Colombia

In the framework of the 2010-2011 UNESCO Programme for the protection of cultural property and the fight against illicit trafficking, concerted normative and diplomatic actions will be encouraged to promote the protection of cultural property and the more particularly concerning the question of strengthening the protection of the cultural objects and the fight against illicit trafficking, with the aim of obtaining the following results:

  • National implementation of the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property accelerated
  • National expert capacities for the conservation and management of heritage properties strengthened
  • Progress in international efforts concerning the return and restitution of, and access to, movable cultural property
    • Publication Date: 04-11-2009