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 …

Exploration, Evaluation and Preservation of the Church of Peace in Jawor as a World Heritage Site (2011-2014)

The Chair Intercultural Studies / UNESCO Chair in Heritage Studies and the Chair of Architectural Conservation of the Nicolaus Copernicus University  in Torun (Poland) have conducted the international research project “Exploration, Evaluation and Preservation of the Church of Peace in Jawor as a more …