Past News and Events

2009 / 11 / 22

MOW seminar: From Memory, Archives to Heritage: The Unesco Memory of the World Programme

Organised by the Archives Action Group
Co-organised by HKU Space
Sponsored by the Hong Kong Archives Society

Date :  25 Nov 10
Time: 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm (registration starts at 12:15 pm)
Venue: Room 302, 3/F Admiralty Learning Centre, 18 Harcourt Road, Hong Kong.
Fee: Free admission with light refreshment served after the Seminar.
Speakers:
Dr. Luciana Duranti
Dr. Lothar Jordan
Dr. M.R. Rujaya Abhakorn
Mr. Ray Edmondson

Distinguished speakers from the International Advisory Committee of UNESCO’s Memory of the World (MOW) Programme will talk about how the MOW Programme promotes the identification, preservation and sharing of documentary heritage of world significance. The importance of archives and archives legislation in supporting the MOW Programme will also be highlighted.

The seminar is organized by the Archives Action Group, co-organized by HKU SPACE and sponsored by the Hong Kong Archives Society.

Online registration here.