Resources

This page contains a collection of publications and links to helpful resources in the areas of disaster risk management and first aid for cultural heritage. Read and learn!

B+CARE quick reference brochures:

“How to Protect Cultural Heritage in Emergencies”:

For museums:

ICOM Archive on Disaster Relief for Museums: http://archives.icom.museum/disaster_relief/

For sites:

UNESCO’s Reducing Disasters Risks at World Heritage Properties: http://whc.unesco.org/en/disaster-risk-reduction/

Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage Sites in Albaniahttps://www.researchgate.net/publication/274068405_Disaster_Risk_Management_of_Cultural_Heritage_Sites_in_Albania

For libraries and archives:

IFLA Principles of Engagement in library-related activities in times of conflict, crisis or disaster: http://www.ifla.org/news/protection-of-cultural-heritage-principles-of-engagement-will-guide-ifla-in-emergency-situation

Emergency funding:

Prince Claus Fund’s Cultural Emergency Response Programme: http://www.princeclausfund.org/en/programmes/cultural-emergency-response

Trainings and courses:

ICCROM’s ‘First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis’: http://www.iccrom.org/courses/first-aid/

ICCROM’s ‘Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage’: http://www.iccrom.org/courses/disaster-risk-management-of-cultural-heritage/

International conferences and proceedings:

ICOM’s Cultural Heritage Disaster Preparedness and Response: http://archives.icom.museum/disaster_preparedness_book/index.html

Apps:

ERS: Emergency Response and Salvage app: For Android | For Apple