Events - Past Events
The World Heritage and Climate Change Symposium
The Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Jamaica, hosts The World Heritage and Climate Change Symposium, in collaboration with the Jamaica National Commission for UNESCO (Participatory Program), the UNESCO Cluster Office of the Caribbean, and the Climate Change Division, Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, from May 29 to 31, 2
Values-based Heritage Site Management Online Course
This online course, taught by Dr. Basil Reid (UWI St. Augustine), covers the theoretical concepts and methodologies of values-based management of Caribbean heritage sites. Values-based management is a holistic approach that focuses on the conservation and communication of those values that make the site significant.
Museum Conservation Skills Online Course
This course, taught by Staci-Marie Dehaney, Jamaica Military Museum, will provide museum professionals and heritage tourism managers and guides with comprehensive exposure to conservation, the key areas of preventive conservation and methods of safeguarding a collection through disaster and recovery planning.