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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...

SoPHIA and UNCHARTED cooperate for wider social engagement in culture and cultural heritage

SoPHIA and UNCHARTED cooperate for wider social engagement in culture and cultural heritage

SoPHIA and UNCHARTED cooperate for the promotion of mutual initiatives and aim to coordinate their action for enhancing the visibility of the projects and wider social engagement in culture.  UNCHARTED...

European Commission and Europa Nostra announce Europe´s top heritage award winners 2020

European Commission and Europa Nostra announce Europe´s top heritage award winners 2020

The European Commission and Europa Nostra announced last November 10 the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2020. The Awards promote best practices related to heritage conservation, management, research,...

SoPHIA Newsletter 1: CULTURAL HERITAGE AND IMPACT ASSESSMENT

SoPHIA Newsletter 1: CULTURAL HERITAGE AND IMPACT ASSESSMENT

Dear reader,   It is a great pleasure and honor for us to present to you the first SoPHIA newsletter! We hope that you will find it interesting and useful...

Trends on research and cultural heritage, interview with Erminia Sciacchitano

Trends on research and cultural heritage, interview with Erminia Sciacchitano

During the lockdown we interviewed Erminia Sciacchitano, member of the SoPHIA Advisory Board, to talk about current trends on research and cultural heritage. She is former Policy Officer at the...

First scientific work package and "Review of Research Literature, Policy Programmes and (good and bad) Practices"

First scientific work package and "Review of Research Literature, Policy Programmes and (good and bad) Practices"

From the beginning of this year 2020 until the end of July, the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), partner of SoPHIA, acted as leader for Work Package 1. SoPHIA...