Webinars for Museum Workers
Announcement April 2021

31 March 2021

In April 2021, UNESCO Cluster Office in Almaty continues a series of online webinars to build the capacity of museum workers in Central Asia and Southern Caucasus.

The webinars are open to staff of all museums in Central Asia and Southern Caucasus, as well as interested representatives of concerned state bodies, research organisations, NGOs and civil society. Webinars are taking place in the online format in the Russian language.

Upcoming Webinars

Digitalization of Museums Collections and Procedures
Date: Wednesday, 7 April 2021.
Time: 15:30-17:00 Almaty time.
Speaker: Ms Yulia Kupina Director of the Russian Museum of Ethnography (St. Petersburg, Russia); UNESCO expert for museum development projects and conservation of museum collections in the CIS states.

The Work of ICOM Russia as a Tool to Strengthen the Museum Community
Date: Friday, 9 April 2021.
Time: 15:00-16:30 Almaty time.
Speakers: Ms Olga Chistanova Executive Director of ICOM Russia; Ms Daria Strakhova Project Curator of ICOM Russia.

Digital Innovations in Museums and Libraries: Practical Aspects
Date: Thursday, 15 April 2021.
Time: 14:00-15:30 Almaty time.
Speaker: Mr Vladimir Opredelenov Deputy Director of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts for Digital Development, Head of the Department of IT in Culture at the HSE National Research University, member of the Presidiums of ICOM Russia and ADIT non-profit organization.

Migration and Diversity as Part of Relevant Social Agenda in Museum Practices
Date: Thursday, 22 April 2021.
Time: 14:00-15:30 Almaty time.
Speakers: Ms Dinara Khalikova Specialist in social and cultural projects, member of the Presidium of ICOM Russia; Ms Olga Sinitsyna Specialist in museum and library development, member of the Expert Council of the Prokhorov Foundation, National Coordinator for Russia at ICOM CECA.

Previous Webinars

Evacuation and Emergency Rescue of Museum Collections and Objects (2021.02.11);
Inclusiveness in the Work of Museums (2021.02.25);
Travelling Exhibitions (2021.03.17);
Museum Labels: History, Methods and Approaches (2021.03.31).

Permanent link: http://en.unesco.kz/online-capacity-building-webinars-for-museum-workers-in-central-asia-and-southern-4416