Category Archives: INTERNATIONAL CONVENTIONS & HERITAGE

Book Chapter#2: International Conventions as Frameworks of Conservation and Identity for African heritage

Abstract, chpt#2 Cultural and heritage resources management strategies of various countries are influenced by both national and international doctrines. Most African national legislations on cultural heritage follow international convention models which in the field of cultural heritage management are provided … Continue reading

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Heritage that hurts – Interpreting ‘June 16 Day of the African child’

The events of June 16, 1976 in the now Republic of South Africa led to the declaration of youth day or day of the African child. In heritage literature these are now synonymous with heritage that hurts or dark heritage. Interpretation … Continue reading

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