Increasing museum access

Archaeological Museum of Republic of North Macedonia produced ten tactile images with Braille, displayed in the exhibition area near the original artifacts, with one main reason – increasing the inclusiveness. Taking an advantage of the Covid-19 situation the museum has published educational videos in sign language on museum’s social media

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Examples of inclusive museum practices in BiH

The Balkans Museum Network has collected some of the examples of museum work in Bosnia and Herzegovina around inclusion of disabled people. Examples differ in their scope, frequency, thematic focus, number of partners, participants and other characteristics, but all have in common heartfelt the effort and desires of museum pedagogues,

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Who are Kulenovic brothers?

Travnik Homeland Museum is one of two museums implementing the project funded through the Small Grants 2020 scheme. The first stage in the realization of the project “Art and Sports against totalitarianism: the Kulenovic brothers in the fight against fascism” has been marked by two events that took place on

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Sharing and learning on inclusion

Inclusive museum practices in BiH were presented at the History Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina on September 24 and 25, 2020 as the final conference of the project “Tinkering and Making for Human Rights – Improving Cultural Participation of Children with Disabilities”. “Museums around the world are increasingly striving to

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Recordings of the webinars

If you missed the two webinars about museum education practices and inclusion of disabled people in museums’ programmes you can find the recordings on BMN YouTube chanel. If you would like to present something to others we would love to hear from you! Just send an email about your  webinar

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Strengthening inclusive museum education

September is full of activities towards strengthening inclusive museum education! We are inviting you to apply to two webinars that will be given by very experienced and knowledgeable regional experts. It is great honor to announce the webinars by Dragan and Zeljka! On Sep 16th at 3 p.m. Dragan Kiurski

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How accessible your social media channels are?

In the times of physical distancing your social media channels have never been more important and more active. But have you considered how accessible your communication is in different social media channels? Aiming to support digital skills of museum members and enabling them to work with diverse audiences, the Balkan Museum Network

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Two museum projects receive support

BMN will support two museum projects in 2020 in partnership with the Headley Trust UK that provides the financial support. The Museum of Vojvodina will implement the program titled “Doll’s talks”. The project is a new way of presenting the Museum’s content adapted for children, aged 4 to 10, using

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Webinar: Questions on “Small Grants 2020”

BMN members are invited to join Zoom Webinar on Wednesday 24th June 2020, 13:00 – 14:30 CET. The aim is to answer the question you might have concerning the open call for BMN Small Grants 2020. The session consists of (1) An overview of the call; (2) Eligibility requirements; (3)

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Call for Applications for BMN Small Grants 2020

APPLICATIONS FOR SMALL GRANTS 2020 ARE OPEN! BMN invites member museums to apply for the call with project proposals in one or more thematic areas: Audience engagement Collection care Heritage interpretation To qualify for funding, a project must: Be submitted by a members of the Balkan Museum Network (institution that

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