Conferences/workshops

The Ocean’s Past – Underwater Archaeology and Ocean Science Webinar

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On 8 June 2020, the webinar “The Ocean’s Past – Underwater Archaeology and Ocean Science” was organized by UNESCO’s Scientific and Technical Advisory Body to the 2001 Convention, the Ocean Decade Heritage Network, and Alexandria University (Egypt) in preparation of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021 – 2030). Over 300 viewers […]

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Maritime Archaeology and the Ocean Decade 2021-30: integrating archaeological research with the UN Sustainable Development Goals

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Maritime Archaeology and the Ocean Decade 2021-30: integrating archaeological research with the UN Sustainable Development Goals Paper presented at MAGS 2020: The 3rd Maritime Archaeology Graduate SymposiumOxford, 22 February 2020 Dr. Antony Firth, MCIfA. Director, Fjordr Ltd. / Technical Advisor, Honor Frost Foundation Steering Cttee on Underwater Cultural Heritage / Co-Chair, Ocean Decade Heritage Network […]

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Annual meeting of the Society of Historical Archeology (SHA) and Advisory Council on Underwater Archaeology (ACUA) – Boston, USA, January 2020

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ODHN at the annual meeting of the Society of Historical Archeology (SHA) and Advisory Council on Underwater Archaeology (ACUA) – Boston, USA, January 2020 Implementing UCH into the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development by Chris Underwood, ODHN The panel discussion was organised by ACUA members, Amanda Evans and Dave Ball to introduce […]

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The Arctic Ocean Decade Policy-Business-Science-Dialogue Workshop – Tromsø, Norway, January 2020

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ODHN at the Arctic Ocean Decade Policy-Business-Science-Dialogue WorkshopTromsø, Norway, January 2020 By Øyvind Ødegård, member ODHN The Arctic Ocean Decade Policy-Business-Science-Dialogue workshop was held as a one day workshop at the Arctic Frontiers conference in Tromsø, Norway. The purpose of the workshop was to provide opportunities to discuss, prioritize and formulate proposals for Arctic initiatives […]

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The Decade Mediterranean regional workshop – Venice, Italy, January 2020

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UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030) Regional Workshop – Mediterranean Venice, Italy, 21-23 January 2020 by Arturo Rey da Silva, ICOMOS-ICUCH Member The Regional Workshop for the Mediterranean was organized in the framework of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030), following the First Global Planning Meeting (GPM) held […]

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Underwater Archaeology at EAA 2019: a report

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A session entitled Underwater Archaeology In Europe – Where Do We Stand? with the theme “Archaeological heritage and museum management: future chances, future risks” was held at the 25th European Association of Archaeologists meeting in Bern, Switzerland, 4-7 September 2019. The session offered an important opportunity to take stock in the field of underwater archaeology: […]

Publications

New marine cultural heritage article published

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“Oceans without History? Marine Cultural Heritage and the Sustainable Development Agenda” published in Sustainability by Jon Henderson, ODHN. Abstract: “This paper aims to set out the role Marine Cultural Heritage (MCH) can play in informing responses to global challenges and enhancing the sustainable development of coastal zones. This requires recognition of the importance of MCH […]