This Special Issue reprint book has been published online and you can download the pdf for free at: Preservation of Cultural Heritage and Resources Threatened by Climate Change. This book is a printed edition of the Special Issue Preservation of Cultural Heritage and Resources Threatened by Climate Change that was published in Geosciences). If you would like to…
BAKU, Republic of Azerbaijan, 3 July – Cultural heritage offers immense and virtually untapped potential to drive climate action and support ethical and equitable transitions by communities towards low carbon, climate resilient development pathways. Realising that potential, however, requires both better recognition of the cultural dimensions of climate change and adjusting the aims and methodologies…
There are many climate change issues which are impacting and will increasingly impact heritage places and which we, as heritage practitioners, will need to plan for and take action to mitigate these impacts in Australia and around the world.
Cities across Europe have experienced record-breaking temperatures this summer
Modern designs have exacerbated heat problems due to the materials used
Experts say contemporary buildings need to learn from the past to find a solution
‘Cultural Heritage and UNESCO’s Sustainable Development Goals: How Historic Buildings can be a Resource for Ecologically Sustainable Development’ Presentation by Ruth Redden on behalf of ICOMOS Australia NSCES, Tokyo, 19 March 2019 On behalf of the Australia ICOMOS National Scientific Committee on Energy, Sustainability and Climate Change (NSCES), Ruth Redden (M.ICOMOS) will present a lecture…
DRAFT Practice Note 1: Built Environment NSCES are happy to announce this Practice Note on Sustainability and Heritage in the Built Environment – the first in a series of practice notes in energy, sustainability and climate change in heritage by NSCES. At the moment it is in DRAFT, but it will be finalised soon….
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