The suggested topics include but are not limited to:

  • concepts of heritage protection from the perspective of safety policies
  • interoperability and cooperation between the cultural and civil protection sectors
  • institutional solidarity in the cultural sector
  • volunteering management and capacity building in heritage protection facing disasters
  • contribution of education, science and technology to strengthening resilience of cultural heritage at risk of  disasters
  • cultural institutions’ initiatives and innovations in cultural heritage management during crisis or disasters
  • systems and methods for the protection and augmentation of library, museum and archival resources during emergencies
  • heritage conservation in post-disaster situation
  • prevention of theft and illicit trafficking of cultural heritage during crisis or disaster
  • leadership in times of crises
  • contribution that cultural institutions may make to the implementation of the UN 2030 Agenda and its sustainable development goals
  • disaster risks and post-disaster assessments
  • the integration of cultural heritage into national disaster risk reduction strategies