SESSION 15: Intangible Heritage and Disasters

The session on Intangible Heritage and Disasters has two objectives:
-To highlight the specific vulnerabilities that intangible heritage can present in contexts of disaster and crisis, as well as strategies to manage them.
-To explore the role of intangible heritage in recovery processes and resilience building.

MODERATOR

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Alejandra Albuerne
PhD (University of Oxford), Assistant Professor of Sustainable Heritage, UCL.

SPEAKERS & CASE STUDIES

ASIA Monalisa Maharjan, University of Evora (Nepal)
OCEANIA Chris Ballard, Australian National University (Australia)
AFRICA Neila Saadi, University of Tunis (Tunis)
EUROPE Alessia Strozzi, Soprintendenza Archeologia, Belle Arti e Paesaggio delle Marche (Italy)
NORTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA Cody Groat, Indigenous Heritage Circle (Canada)
SOUTH AMERICA Catalina Ortiz, University College London (Colombia)

ALL SESSIONS

SESSION 1:
LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITIES IN WORLD HERITAGE SITES

SESSION 2:
LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITIES IN WORLD HERITAGE SITES

SESSION 3:
TOURISM AND PANDEMICS IN WORLD HERITAGE SITES

SESSION 4:
PANDEMICS AND HISTORIC CENTERS

SESSION 5:
NATURE-CULTURE APPROACHES TO DISASTERS PREVENTION
AND POST-DISASTER RECOVERY IN WORLD HERITAGE

SESSION 6:
PREPARING FOR EMERGENCY TO ENSURE RESILIENCE OF CULTURAL AND NATURAL HERITAGE SYSTEMS UNDER THREAT: A MATTER OF GOOD TERRITORIAL GOVERNANCE!

SESSION 7:
PREVENTING EARTHQUAKE DESTRUCTION IN WORLD HERITAGE SITES: LEARNING FROM EMPIRICISM TO REGULATIONS

SESSION 8:
PREVENTION AND CONSERVATION IN WORLD HERITAGE SITES

SESSION 9:
CULTURE, HERITAGE AND RESILIENCE :
LOCAL CREATIVE RESPONSES TO NATURAL DISASTERS AND CLIMATE CHANGE

SESSION 10:
INFORMAL KNOWLEDGE, PARTICIPATION AND HERITAGE DURING PANDEMICS

SESSION 11:
IDENTITY AND RESILIENCE IN WORLD HERITAGE SITES

SESSION 12:
THE VALUE OF CULTURE DURING PANDEMICS

SESSION 13:
INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH IN DISASTER RISK REDUCTION:
AN UNCOMFORTABLE UNDERSTANDING

SESSION 15:
INTANGIBLE HERITAGE AND DISASTERS
Friday May 21, 13:00-15:00 UTC
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SESSION 16:
SUSTAINABILITY AND FUTURE AFTER DISASTERS AND PANDEMICS

SESSION 17:
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES FOR PREPAREDNESS AND MITIGATION:
PRIOR OR AFTER DISASTERS AND PANDEMICS

SESSION 18:
HERITAGE AND SOCIAL RECONSTRUCTION

SESSION 19:
CONSERVATION EMERGENCY!

SESSION 20:
PHYSICAL RECONSTRUCTION IN WORLD HERITAGE SITES

SESSION 21:
CLOSING SESSION