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Reflections on the potential for museums in lifelong learning

Reflections on the potential for museums in lifelong learning

Dear reader, SoPHIA Newsletter 7 looks closer at `Knowledge´, one of the themes of the SoPHIA draft model for holistic heritage impact assessment, as well as reports on current developments...

SoPHIA and the European Heritage Tribune collaborate to promote understanding on Cultural Heritage

SoPHIA and the European Heritage Tribune collaborate to promote understanding on Cultural Heritage

The European Heritage Tribune (EHT) is an independent news platform on cultural heritage in Europe. By sharing the latest heritage news from all European countries, the EHT informs, connects and...

The European Commission and Europa Nostra announce Europe´s Top Heritage Award Winners 2021

The European Commission and Europa Nostra announce Europe´s Top Heritage Award Winners 2021

The European Commission and Europa Nostra announced last May 25 the 2021 winners of the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards, the EU prize for cultural heritage funded by...

SoPHIA interviews the SARAT project, Europa Nostra Award winner 2020 in the category Education, Training and Awareness-Raising

SoPHIA interviews the SARAT project, Europa Nostra Award winner 2020 in the category Education, Training and Awareness-Raising

“SARAT” stands for “Safeguarding Archaeological Assets of Turkey”, a project whose goal was to increase knowledge, capacity, and awareness about protecting Turkey´s archaeological assets. SARAT engaged in many different education...

D2.1 Mapping of Impact Assessment Practices in Cultural Heritage

D2.1 Mapping of Impact Assessment Practices in Cultural Heritage

Over the past few months, members of the SoPHIA partner consortium have made significant progress in developing a Holistic Heritage Impact Assessment Model. Upon identifying the three axes along which...

A Sense of Place in Time

A Sense of Place in Time

The topic of the Newsletter 6 is ‘Sense of Place’, which is one of the themes of the SoPHIA Draft model of holistic heritage impact assessment. We shall explore the...

Assessing the "Sense of Place" in cultural heritage interventions. The case of Temple Bar in Dublin II

Assessing the "Sense of Place" in cultural heritage interventions. The case of Temple Bar in Dublin II

Following up on Paraic’s reflection from 1990, this is the second story reflecting on the experience of exploring Temple Bar in 1997. This story is from Christine Horn, IADT and...

MOI! Museums of Impact and SoPHIA collaborate on Cultural Heritage and Impact Assessment

MOI! Museums of Impact and SoPHIA collaborate on Cultural Heritage and Impact Assessment

MOI! Museums of Impact is a European cooperation project co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme. The project aims to develop a self-evaluation framework for museums with an impact-oriented perspective. The...

Assessing the “Sense of Place” in cultural heritage interventions. The case of Temple Bar in Dublin I

Assessing the “Sense of Place” in cultural heritage interventions. The case of Temple Bar in Dublin I

`Sense of Place´ is one of the themes identified by SoPHIA when assessing the impacts of cultural heritage interventions. The theme is here portrayed through a story of personal experience...

Speakers at SoPHIA´s Stakeholders Virtual Conference: Cultural Heritage - Rethinking Impact Assessments

Speakers at SoPHIA´s Stakeholders Virtual Conference: Cultural Heritage - Rethinking Impact Assessments

Learn more about the speakers at SoPHIA´s Virtual Conference: Cultural Heritage - Rethinking Impact Assessments, April 21-22, 2021.  Keynote Conversation Pier Luigi Sacco is Professor of Cultural Economics, IULM University...