A third SEE Heritage Network meeting

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date

2-4 July 2007

place

Ohrid/Skopje, Macedonia

topic

SEE Heritage network meeting and public debate "Heritage and its misuse in political and ideological causes"

 

A third meeting was held in Macedonia 2-4 July 2007, and organized by the Foundation Open Society Institute - Macedonia and supported by OSI (Open Society Institute) Network Program East-East: Partnership without Borders.

The goal of the meeting was to discuss how member of the SEE Heritage network, through the further development of the network, could jointly contribute to the preservation and promotion of the region's rich cultural heritage as a tool for sustainable and responsible development.

The meeting consisted of:

-       a public debate on "Heritage and its misuse in political and ideological causes" followed by

-       a discussion on problems such as the under-representation of minorities' cultural heritage, the protection of endangered heritage from uncontrolled urbanization, and the irresponsible mushrooming of new cultural structures being wielded for political purposes.

results

Two outcomes emerged as the most significant:

(1) The decision to include Croatia, Bulgaria and Romania in the network, and

(2) The joint production and ceremonial signing of the Membership Declaration, a document professing the network's values, commitment and vision. 

organisation

Foundation Open Society Institute - Macedonia

participants

ALBANIAN NATIONAL TRUST from Albania,

MJAFT! from Albania,

BUTRINT FOUNDATION,from Albania,

CHwB, Regional office Sarajevo, BIH

EC MA NDRYSHE from Kosovo,

FOSIM from Macedonia,

EXPEDITIO from Montenegro,

NOTAR from Montenegro,

ARCH-LUK from Serbia,

SUBURBIUM from Serbia,

EUROPA NOSTRA SERBIA, from Serbia

donor

East East Program: Partnership Beyond Borders of the Open Society Institute

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Contact:
 
The South East European (SEE) Heritage network Secretariat
P.O. Box 85
85330 Kotor - Montenegro
phone: + 382 (0)32 302520
fax: + 382 (0)32 302521
 
 

The material displayed on the separate country pages has been prepared by:
Albania: 
Albanian Heritage Foundation
Bosnia and Herzegovina: CHwB Regional Office in Sarajevo
Kosovo: EC MA Ndryshe
Montenegro: EXPEDITIO and Notar
Serbia: Civic Association SUBURBIUM

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South East Europe (SEE) – a region where people cooperate, understand and respect each other on the basis of their cultural differences, believing that cultural, ethnic and religious diversity is a valuable resource.

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South East European Heritage is a network of non-governmental organizations established in 2006. The mission of the SEE Heritage network is to work toward protecting and promoting our common cultural heritage with the aim of encouraging the sustainable development of the region.

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