Reanimating cultural heritage digital repatriation, knowledge networks and civil society strengthening in post-conflict Sierra Leone
Community Outreach Event
British Museum, London, 30 August - 2 September 2011
Collaboration with the British Museum's 'Talking Objects' community programme, bringing together a group of young Londoners from diverse cultural backgrounds with museum curators and researchers to creatively explore objects from the British Museum's Sierra Leonean collections.
Exhibition: Reanimating Cultural Heritage: Culture, Conflict and Development in Sierra Leone
University College London, 9 January - 17 February 2012
A multisited, multimedia exhibition exploring the role of culture and cultural heritage in development and post-conflict recovery in Sierra Leone. The exhibition will be accompanied by an associated events programme.
International Conference: Museums, Heritage and International Development
Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam, 21 - 23 September 2011
Collaboration with the Dutch Royal Tropical Institute. The first of a series of international workshops concerned with culture and development. Bringing together consultants, museum professionals, policy makers, academics and others to critically reflect on the role of museums and cultural heritage in sustainable international development.
Sierra Leone Schools Link Workshop
British Council, Freetown, Sierra Leone, October 2011
Collaboration with the British Council's 'Schools Link' initiative, bringing together a group of teachers from the UK with colleagues from schools throughout Sierra Leone to explore the use of the SierraLeoneHeritage.org digital heritage resource in teaching in Sierra Leone.