Return of cultural objects: the Athens conference

Museum International, UNESCO,
11 June 2009, France

The 'Return of cultural objects: the Athens conference' recently oublished by MUSEUM International includes case studies, a discussion on ethical and legal aspects of returning cultural objects, information with regard to mediation and cultural diplomacy, international cooperation and research.

A final synthesis and the conclusions of the Athens Conference is written by Elena Korka.

MUSEUM International, published by UNESCO since 1948, is a major forum for the exchange of scientific and technical information concerning museums and cultural heritage at an international level.

http://portal.unesco.org/culture/en/ev.php-URL_ID=39227&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html