On Wednesday 18 November 2020, the Australian Government and NSW Government joined Australia ICOMOS in announcing that Sydney will host heritage experts from around the world in 2023, at the next global General Assembly of the influential International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS).
Australia ICOMOS President Helen Lardner welcomed strong government and corporate backing, which enabled Australia’s successful bid for 2023.
“The General Assembly theme: ‘Heritage Changes: Resilience – Responsibility – Rights – Relationships” reflects the tumultuous changes taking place in the world, but also a positive message about the role of our heritage in supporting rapid recovery and inclusive approaches”, she said.
Read the full media release, with statements from Australian Minister for the Environment, the Hon Sussan Ley MP and NSW Heritage Minister, Don Harwin MLC here https://lnkd.in/eyFz6sq
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