12-16 September 2016
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IIC, the International Institute for the Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works, condemns the destruction of the ancient Assyrian site of Nimrud, Iraq, by Islamic State militants.
This city, founded in the 13th century BCE , is of inestimable cultural importance not only for Iraq, but for the development of civilisation as a whole. There can be no justification for calculated desecration of and damage to this irreplaceable site, or to other ancient archaeological sites here...Read more
In January 2015 IIC’s Annual General Meeting took place at the Council Room of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining in London. In the course of the event, the IIC Council presented an Honorary Fellowship to John Stuart Mills.
IIC, together with ICOM-CC , the International Council of Museums, Committee for Conservation, is pleased to announce a joint Declaration on Environmental Guidelines. Developed by the two organisations over the last eighteen months and finalised at recent conferences in Melbourne, Australia ( ICOM-CC) and Hong Kong (IIC), the declaration provides guidance for collecting institutions , both large and small, on how to provide sustainably responsible environmental conditions for...Read more