The 18th World Conference of historical Cities
About ICOMOS Korea Committee
ICOMOS is a non-governmental international organisation dedicated to the conservation of the world's monuments and sites. ICOMOS Korea Committee was established to carry out the tasks listed below.
1Since its foundation in 1999, ICOMOS Korea has endeavored to share expertise and knowledge through various advisory and research activities in the fields of heritage preservation, management, and dissemination.
2ICOMOS Korea has collaborated closely with individual and institutional members as well as many other important professionals and organizations.
3ICOMOS Korea continues to promote mutual cooperation and encourage debate through the exchange of expertise and ideas for cultural heritage preservation.
ICOMOS Korea Committee Activities
1Participated in the ICOMOS General Assembly, researched and contributed to the forum on world cultural heritage protection and conservation
2Collecting and evaluating information on conservation principles, technologies and policies with local experts in Asia, such as China and Japan
3Participate in seminars and support workshops for various research and discussion on cultural heritage together with UNESCO Korea
4Conducting research to validate cultural heritage candidates in the Asia Pacific region
5Collaborate with relevant government agencies to clarify the status and regulations of Korea’s cultural heritage
6Conducting evaluations for Korean cultural heritage candidates and preparing documents for inscription
7Cultivating experts to manage and operate Korea's existing cultural heritage
8Efforts to arouse interest through education and information on cultural heritage for the general public