On Saturday, 16 December 2023 we held our triennial General Assembly. At this occasion we reported our activities since the current board was appointed, and also reported about our upcoming projects. The minutes of the GA were sent to all members … Continue reading →
Dear members and friends! Join us this coming Friday 2nd of June 2023 12:00-14:30 CEST for a virtual conference on URBAN HERITAGE. Participate with us in this dialogue between practitioners, academics, and professionals worldwide. We are looking forward to learning and … Continue reading →
The International Association of World Heritage Professionals e.V., IAWHP e.V., was originally established in 2009 by the alumni of the master’s programme in World Heritage Studies at the Brandenburg University of Technology (BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg) in Cottbus, Germany.
In July 2010, IAWHP e.V. has become an officially registered non-profit organization in Germany. Its headquarters are located in Cottbus, on the campus of BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg.
The main aim of IAWHP e.V. is to provide an institutional framework for the alumni of BTU’s World Heritage Studies programme and other heritage and world heritage professionals worldwide. The organization welcomes alumni and individuals with related expertise in the field of heritage conservation, management, protection and promotion, especially those working at or engaging with sites inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.