In a busy community centre in Glasgow, ideas, colours, cloth and thread move fast, sewing machines whirring as many hands from many countries put the finishing touches to contemporary Balkans costumes which will form part of 1+1: Life and Love in Glasgow. 1+1: Life and Love will be launched in
Through the activities of CHwB and with the financial support of government of Sweden and Stavros Niarchos Foundation (as part of its initiative to develop disability inclusion in museums in the Western Balkans) we are happy to announce that following museums will be awarded grants of up to €4.000: Museum:
The WILD programme is an initiative aimed and supporting female leaders in the cultural sector of six western Balkan countries (Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro & Serbia). The first group of WILD women graduated from the programme in 2013. In WILD2 a small group of women (maximum 8)
In Tirana, Albania, from April 8th to 10th, regional conference Meet See Do 2 was held, organized by the Cultural Heritage without Borders (CHwB) and Balkan Museum Network (BMN). This conference was realized in the partnership with one of the BMN members, Historical Museum of Albania (Museu Historik Kombetar) from
Balkan Museum Network and Cultural Heritage without Borders have designed very inspiring conference programme for museum and heritage professionals. Find out more about the conference keynotes and parallel sessions, as well as experts that run them.
PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT Opportunity to improve the status of museums: Second museum conference “Meet See Do” in Tirana (Albania) and call for museums to submit project proposals for funding Over 60 museum professionals from six countries of the Western Balkans (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, FYROM, Montenegro and Serbia) will have
Download the program of the ‘Meet, See, Do 2’ Conference here. We look forward to see you all in Tirana soon! Check your inbox for information about travel and preparation for the conference. And contact us if you need more inforamation.
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] CHwB implements the project „Spreading the word: sustainable accessible museums for disabled children and adults in the Western Balkans“ [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] Objectives: [bra_list style=’arrow-list’] To improve capacity and creativity for western Balkan museums in facilitating the inclusion of disabled children and adults in museums. Thereby to contribute to strengthening the
CHwB, funded by SIDA and Stavros Niarchos Foundation (as part of its initiative to develop disability inclusion in museums in the Western Balkans) is offering grants to museums in the Western Balkans region in three key themes: Involvement, engagement, participation for access and inclusion of disabled people Social justice Negotiating