The most recent Site Preservation Grant was awarded to a preservation and outreach project at Narce, Italy.
CPAC will discuss Egypt’s recent request for import restrictions on archaeological materials and conduct an interim review of the Nicaragua MoU.
HR 1459 would limit the President’s ability to designate National Monuments under the Antiquities Act of 1906.
Nominate a deserving individual or institution for the CHM Award by May 1, 2014.
The bilateral agreement, extended for a period of 5 years, includes new categories of protected cultural materials.
Nominate a deserving organization or individual for the Best Practices Award by May 1, 2014.
Director Stephen Mandal presented two lectures in Boston last week.
In March, CPAC will hold a closed meeting to review the MoUs with the Governments of Italy and Colombia.
Read about the conservation and outreach that’s been going on at this ancient Maya murals site.
The US and Bulgaria signed a Memorandum of Understanding to combat the looting of cultural heritage objects in Bulgaria.
The United States extended its memorandum of understanding to continue protecting the rich archaeological heritage of China.
The Pirkanmaa Provincial Museum published Archaeoogy in Society and Daily Life: Challenges and Co-operation in the 21st Century last month.