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Senate Votes to Ban Imports of Syrian Art and Antiquities – The New York Times

As the organization Saving Antiquities for Everyone recently commented, “On Wednesday, the US Senate voted on banning the import of all art and artifacts from Syria, in an attempt to curb the looting and trafficking of antiquities of illicit objects … Continue reading

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Will the AAMD’s Newly Updated Guidelines Lead to Substantial Change in Museum Collecting Practices?

Center for Art Law: Will the AAMD’s Newly Updated Guidelines Lead to Substantial Change in Museum Collecting Practices? “In late January, the Association of Art Museum Directors (the AAMD) announced that it was publishing a revision to its “Guidelines on … Continue reading

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Sunset Views and Sustainable Tourism Concerns at Angkor

http://www.wmf.org/field/sunset-views-and-sustainable-tourism-concerns-angkor “Sunset Views and Sustainable Tourism Concerns at Angkor Wednesday, March 14, 2012 Sustainable tourism is an important element of WMF’s work and a critical message around the world as heritage sites balance protecting fragile, historic materials and providing a … Continue reading

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