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  • Alhambra, Granada, Spain, by Marco Montero Pisani [unsplash] Sophia
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SoPHIA - Social Platform for Holistic Heritage Impact Assessment

SoPHIA – Social Platform for Holistic Impact Heritage Assessment aims to promote collective reflection within the cultural and political sector in Europe on the impact assessment and quality of interventions in European historical environment and cultural heritage at urban level.

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SoPHIA and the Heritage Research Hub collaborate to promote research on Cultural Heritage

SoPHIA and the Heritage Research Hub collaborate to promote research on Cultural Heritage

SoPHIA and the Heritage Research Hub collaborate for the promotion of mutual initiatives and aim to enhance the visibility of the projects, mainly among the research community and heritage professionals....

Second scientific output: Concise essay mapping existing gaps, issues and problems

Second scientific output: Concise essay mapping existing gaps, issues and problems

The essay maps gaps and shortcomings (D1.2) identified throughout the first deliverable of the literature review, and through collective reflection during the Athens’ Virtual Workshop process which may be found in...

SoPHIA Newsletter 2, Editorial: Cultural heritage impact assessment and Museums

SoPHIA Newsletter 2, Editorial: Cultural heritage impact assessment and Museums

Dear reader, We are happy to bring you the second issue of the SoPHIA Newsletter. This issue focuses on the importance of assessment models for museums. Museums, traditionally, are known...

SoPHIA consults stakeholders in Rome, Athens and Dublin

SoPHIA consults stakeholders in Rome, Athens and Dublin

Partners of SoPHIA are currently conducting consultations with stakeholders in their home countries. Roma Tre University gathered participants on 5 October in Rome, the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA)...

The Jamtli Museum in Sweden as one of SoPHIA´s case studies, interview with Lena Bäcklin

The Jamtli Museum in Sweden as one of SoPHIA´s case studies, interview with Lena Bäcklin

SoPHIA interviewed Lena Bäcklin, former Chairwoman of the Board of the Jamtli Museum in Östersund County, Sweden. The Museum is one of the case studies selected by SoPHIA for testing...

Literature review: the impact of Cultural Heritage on Culture

Literature review: the impact of Cultural Heritage on Culture

The aim of the SoPHIA project is to develop a holistic impact assessment model for cultural heritage interventions. But what does holistic mean? What areas need to be considered when...