The UNESCO convention of 1970: 10 years of implementation in Switzerland

02 June 2015, Switzerland

For 10 years, Switzerland is the UNESCO Convention of 14 November 1970 at the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property with the Cultural Property Transfer Act (CPTA).


What impact will the CPTA with regard to the practical application at the international and national levels for museums, archaeologists, art dealers, collectors and authorities for 10 years after its entry into force?


The Federal Office of Culture invites public and private stakeholders to exchange information, experiences and opinions.


Participation in the conference is free. The number of participants is limited and applications will be processed in the order received.

Registration deadline: 25th May 2015