Cultural heritage

Cultural heritage

Heritage conservation, traditional methods, knowledge, know-how, housing; ancient communities coping practices and systems, community resilience mechanisms.

Do we know how urban heritage is being endangered by climate change
2021
This research discusses how it is worldwide accepted that climate change is affecting cities and that the conservation of the cultural heritage contributes to sustainable development.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
This summer, B.C.’s wildfires put valuable collections in harm’s way – and alarmed cultural institutions across Canada, who are now rethinking what they should do about extreme weather, floods and other future hazards.
Globe and Mail, the
This event is intended to complement the efforts made in strengthening cooperation between EU Members and 6 Participating States for the safeguard of cultural heritage.
PROCULTHER
2021

This report discusses losses from natural hazards are escalating dramatically, with more properties and critical infrastructure affected each year. Although the magnitude, intensity and/or frequency of certain hazards has increased, development

AGU Advancing Earth and Space Science
New research makes it clear global warming is the biggest threat to the preservation of the trpoics’ ancient rock art.
Conversation Media Group, the
The World Bank and LFF endorsed a US$55 million work plan on key recovery projects on social needs, environment, cultural and building businesses back better in Beirut.
World Bank, the
PROCULTHER will be among the key initiatives addressed in the G20 Culture Webinar “Addressing the climate crisis through culture”.
PROCULTHER
2021

This paper aims to identify the vernacular settlements under the threat of natural disasters in the selected case area. ArcGIS software was used to reveal the changes in spatial planning since 1969 in combination with geo referenced built and natural

International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)