Reminder: We’re Still Accepting Submissions for ITP Newsletter 2021!

ITP Newsletter 2021: COVID-19Call for SubmissionsDeadline: 6 May 2021 There’s still time to submit an article for issue 8 of the ITP Newsletter! Theme The theme for this…

Engaging With Local Communities to Safeguard Egypt’s Intangible Cultural Heritage

Written by Claire Messenger, International Training Programme Manager On Saturday 3 April I was delighted to join colleagues in Cairo at a webinar organised by Helwan University Cultural…

Some World Heritage Sites in Egypt in Orientalist Drawings (Nagwa Bakr, Egypt, ITP 2019)

Written by Nagwa Bakr, Community Exhibition Officer / Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities (Egpyt, ITP Fellow 2019) World Heritage Day is a celebrated in several countries around the…

In Retrospect – Encounters with Roman Soldiers and Their Forts (Aprille Tijam, Philippines, ITP 2019)

Written by Aprille Tijam, Senior Manager, Exhibitions and Collections, Ayala Museum (Philippines, ITP Fellow 2019) In 2019, I had the privilege of taking part in the ITP Summer…

The Pharaohs’ Golden Parade (Mohamed Mokhtar, Egypt, ITP Senior Fellow 2019)

Written by Mohamed Mokhtar, Curator, Abdeen Palace Museums (Egypt, ITP Fellow 2015, Senior Fellow 2019) I am thrilled to write to the ITP network about this exceptional event:…

Help us Celebrate International Museum Day with an ITP Short Film!

International Museum Day ITP FilmCall for SubmissionsDeadline: Monday 3 May 2021 International Museum Day – 18 May 2021Theme – The Future of Museums: Recover and Reimagine “International Museum…

ITP Futures 2021: What Defines a Museum? (Andrea Terrón Gomez, Guatemala, Senior Fellow 2018 & Claire Messenger, ITP Manager)

Andrea Terrón Gomez, Museum Specialist and Independent Consultant (Guatemala, ITP Fellow 2017 & ITP Senior Fellow 2018) I believe museums are entities recognized worldwide as symbols of safety…

Museums + Autism = Access for ALL: Autism Awareness Day (Siddhant Shah, Access for ALL)

Written by Siddhant Shah, Founder Access For ALL, Museum and Art Accessibility Expert Every year 2 April is celebrated and recognised internationally as World Autism Awareness Day. It…

March in Egypt is called Women’s Month (Nagwa Bakr, Egypt, ITP 2019)

Written Nagwa Bakr, Community Exhibition  & Women Programmes Officer, Community Engagement and Cultural Development Department, Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities (Egypt, ITP 2019) March in Egypt is called…