Hands off our heritage

17 Nov 2014 12:03 PM | Anonymous

Hands off our heritage

An upcoming Unesco forum aims to target illicit trade of artefacts in Southeast Asia

Heritage enforcement professionals, art market dealers and legal workers from 11 Southeast Asian nations will join international experts from Unesco, Interpol, the World Customs Organisation, Unidroit,, the International Council of Museums (ICOM) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in Bangkok from Wednesday to discuss and plan strategies to counter the looting and sale of cultural artefacts in the region.

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