The 2021 Meeting will serve as a reporting/feedback opportunity for projects initiated due to postponed 2020 Meeting. Many projects are Africa-focused, giving the hosts the opportunity to spotlight their local context.
  • Project 1:  AcCESS - Academic Conservation Education Sharing Site
  • Project 2:  Connecting artifacts in the Northern Hemisphere with their communities in the Southern Hemisphere
  • Project 3:  An investigation on the impact of COVID-19 on Heritage Training and Student outcomes in Africa
  • Project 4:  A peer-reviewed literature repository for expert knowledge
  • Project 5:  Survey on conservation related topics in PhD theses
  • Project 6:  Survey on impact of COVID-19 protocols on traditional and cultural practices of communities
  • Project 7:  Update the 2016 white paper with what has happened since, including the current COVID-19 situation.
  • Project 8:  Video based communications
  • Project 9:  Masters dissertation topic survey
  • Project 10:  Tangible vs. Intangible
The output for most of these projects will be published research, but it is envisaged that the learnings may reach further, especially where communities are involved
Important Dates
Conference Duration
27 October 2021 - 29 October 2021
14 September 2021 - 29 October 2021 [CLOSED]
Call For Abstracts
14 September 2021 - 29 October 2021
Global Consortium for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage
Salomé Le Roux
Contact Email
[email protected]
Contact Number
+2772 213 8238
  • Knowledge sharing
  • Impact of COVID-19 and current initiatives in Africa
  • Repatriation, access & co-curation