Our World Heritage –
Mining Cultural Landscape Erzgebirge/Krušnohori

Projekt des Instituts für Industriearchäologie, Wissenschafts- und Technikgeschichte (IWTG) der TU Bergakademie Freiberg in Zusammenarbeit mit dem Förderverein Montanregion Erzgebirge e. V., dem Institut Heritage Studies sowie den weiteren Tschechischen Partnern Univerzita J. E. Purkyně v Ústí nad Labem (Universität), Národní památkový ústav, ú. o. p. Ústí nad Labem (Denkmalamt), Montanregion Krušné hory – Erzgebirge, o.p.s. (Trägerverein). more …

African Heritage and the Pillars of Sustainability

The Institute for Heritage Studies/ UNESCO Chair in Heritage Studies within the research framework of the “International Graduate School: Heritage Studies (IGS)” at Brandenburg Technical University Cottbus-Senftenberg and in cooperation with the “fahari yetu” project under the University of Iringa/ Tanzania is offering a joint Summer School on the topic “African Heritage and the Pillars of Sustainability” in July 2016. more …

World Heritage Education

Research project: “Welt-Erbe-Bildung” [World-Heritage-Education] – Curriculum Development for Secondary Schools Project description: In our contemporary globalised and interconnected world, socio-economic, ecological and cultural developments of societies are taking place on a global scale. This has various consequences for education. The more …