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Literature review: the Impact of Cultural Heritage on Economy

Literature review: the Impact of Cultural Heritage on Economy

What is the impact of cultural heritage on economy? What does it mean to assess the economic impact of a cultural intervention? While it is obvious that cultural heritage is...

SoPHIA´s Stakeholders Virtual Conference, April 21-22, 2021

SoPHIA´s Stakeholders Virtual Conference, April 21-22, 2021

SoPHIA´s Stakeholders Virtual Conference Cultural Heritage - Rethinking Impact Assesments April 21-22, 2021 SoPHIA – Social Platform for Holistic Heritage Impact Assessment – , an EU research and innovation Horizon...

Cultural Heritage and Development

Cultural Heritage and Development

Dear reader, We are happy to bring you the third issue of the SoPHIA Newsletter. This issue focuses on the link between cultural heritage and development and the importance of...

SoPHIA tests the draft Cultural Heritage Impact Assessment model on case studies across Europe

SoPHIA tests the draft Cultural Heritage Impact Assessment model on case studies across Europe

After reviewing and analysing the literature, policies and models related to cultural heritage impact assessment and consulting stakeholders during the Athens Virtual Workshop in the summer 2020, SoPHIA designed a...

Literature review: the impact of Cultural Heritage on Society

Literature review: the impact of Cultural Heritage on Society

In recent decades the academic discourse on cultural heritage has increasingly questioned the very notion of what cultural heritage is, while the heritage discourse in contemporary policies has shifted from...

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...