Role of public organizations in elaborating and realization of developing programs for cities with valuable historical heritage

Aleksandrovna, Markina Irina (2005) Role of public organizations in elaborating and realization of developing programs for cities with valuable historical heritage. In: 15th ICOMOS General Assembly and International Symposium: ‘Monuments and sites in their setting - conserving cultural heritage in changing townscapes and landscapes’, 17 – 21 oct 2005, Xi'an, China. [Conference or Workshop Item]


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1 Problems of Preserving a Valuable Historic Heritage Under Conditions of Rapid Urban Growth 1) Basic characteristics of contemporary urbanization processes and violations of international legislation concerning the protection of objects of cultural heritage during the implementation of urban planning programs. 2) Problems related to the perception of objects of cultural heritage and contemporary architectural forms 3) Difficulties in achieving a balance in scale between new and old architecture, between the urban, cultural and natural landscapes, and in harmonizing the environment. 2 Protecting human rights in the ecological and cultural aspects of the full habitat. The role of international organizations in developing international law for the preservation of objects of cultural heritage. The fundamental documents used as a methodological aid to guide specialists from Russia's national ICOMOS committee in establishing programs for the development of historic cities. 1).Specific emphases of Russian legislation on protecting human rights to cultural heritage. 2).The role of international organizations in developing international law concerning the preservation of objects of cultural heritage, and the activities of international organizations within the framework of Russian projects (UNESCO, ICOMOS, ICROM, ICOM, European Union). 3).Commentary on fundamental international documents. 3 Methods and Programs for Planning the Development of City Structures, Taking Into Account the Preservation of Historical Surroundings and of Objects of Cultural Heritage. 1).The European Union's international pilot project within the framework of Russia's technical assistance: on The Strategic Plan for the Development of the City of Rostov the Great". 1).Urban-planning, architectural, economic and social principles for the preservation and restoration of heritage during the growth of urbanized city formation according to the model of the historic city of Rostov the Great. 2).High-priority tasks for a municipal governmental to take in implementing the reforms chosen in The Strategic Plan . . ." and paths to funding a budget for the plan. 4 Public Institutions and Programs for the Development of Historic Cities 1).Results of collaboration between international and Russian foundations, local coordinating centers, and other public formations in formulating and implementing the program in Rostov the Great. 2).Results of collaboration between international organizations and Russian public institutions, including the national Russian Committee of ICOMOS, in collective actions to preserve the most valuable objects of Russia's cultural heritage. 3).The population of historic settlements is the primary guarantor and defender of its heritage. Russian efforts to initiate a process of renewed historical-cultural self-awareness from below."

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Aleksandrovna, Markina Irina
Languages: English
Keywords: heritage organizations; international organizations; protection of cultural heritage; historic towns; development programs; town planning
Subjects: E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 09. Social and economic aspects of conservation
K.LEGAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE ISSUES > 05. International organizations
D.URBANISM > 02. Urban planning
ICOMOS Special Collection: Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)
ICOMOS Special Collection Volume: 2005, 15th
Depositing User: Jose Garcia
Date Deposited: 26 Nov 2010 14:49
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2011 19:15

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