Protection of the underwater cultural heritage of Sri Lanka through international cooperation

Bandula Mandawala, Prashantha (2017) Protection of the underwater cultural heritage of Sri Lanka through international cooperation. In: The UNESCO Convention on the Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage: how do we make it work? Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands, Amersfoort, The Netherlands, pp. 50-80. [Book Section]

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Abstract (in English)

Paper presented during the ICLAFI – ICUCH Symposium, 29th June – 1st July 2017, Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands Amersfoort, The Netherlands This paper presents a historic survey of the legal protection of underwater cultural heritage in Sri Lanka with a focus on inter-disciplinarity and international cooperation as productive tools.

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Bandula Mandawala, PrashanthaUNSPECIFIED
Corporate Authors: ICOMOS International Scientific Committee on Legal, Administrative and Financial Issues (ICLAFI); ICOMOS International Committee on the Underwater Cultural Heritage (ICUCH)
Languages: English
Keywords: Underwater cultural heritage; Historic surveys; Legal framework; national legislations; laws; Protection of underwater cultural heritage; Underwater archaeology; Maritime sanctuaries; Shipwrecks; Museums; Cultural administrations; Cultural policies; workshops; international cooperation; Sri Lanka
Subjects: A. THEORETICAL AND GENERAL ASPECTS > 07. History of conservation
B. ARCHAEOLOGY > 08. Underwater archaeological site
H.HERITAGE TYPOLOGIES > 25. Underwater cultural heritage
K.LEGAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE ISSUES > 02. International legislation
K.LEGAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE ISSUES > 03. National/Regional legislations
K.LEGAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE ISSUES > 05. International organizations
K.LEGAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE ISSUES > 06. Doctrinal texts, conventions and charters
P. GEOGRAPHIC AREAS > 04. Asia and Pacific islands
International Scientific Committee: Legal, Administrative and Financial Issues, Underwater Cultural Heritage
Number of Pages: 119
Depositing User: Mrs Lucile Smirnov
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2019 08:55
Last Modified: 11 Oct 2019 08:55
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