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New York's Metropolitan Museum (the Met) has agreed to return 14 looted cultural treasures in its possession to Cambodia after several years of negotiations, the Cambodian Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts said in a statement on Saturday.
The three projects include the expansion of the National Museum of Cambodia (NMC) and the restoration of several bronze Vishnu sculptures, as well as the continued conservation and development of the Angkor Archaeological Park and Sambor Prei Kuk Temple.
UNESCO and the Cambodian Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts organized a Workshop on Emergency Preparedness and Underwater Cultural Heritage in Southeast Asia from 25-28 October 2023 in Siem Reap, Cambodia, with the support of the UNESCO Heritage Emergency Fund (HEF) and the UNESCO Secretariat of the 2001 Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage.
The Smithsonian Institution and the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts signed a cultural agreement between Cambodia and the United States to expand professional development, increase information sharing, and promote Cambodian culture.
The family of late billionaire George Lindemann voluntarily returned 33 looted antiquities to Cambodia on Monday, September 11. The family made an agreement with the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York and will not face criminal charges.
The Cambodian Ministries of Environment and of Culture and Fine Arts have identified 27 with cultural heritage sites out of 73 protected natural areas in the Southeast Asian nation.