A Systematic Stakeholders Management Approach for Protecting the Spirit of Cultural Heritage Sites

Hajialikhani, Mohammadreza (2008) A Systematic Stakeholders Management Approach for Protecting the Spirit of Cultural Heritage Sites. In: 16th ICOMOS General Assembly and International Symposium: ‘Finding the spirit of place – between the tangible and the intangible’, 29 sept – 4 oct 2008, Quebec, Canada. [Conference or Workshop Item]


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Abstract (in English)

Most of cultural heritage sites are affected by and affect (positive/negative) their surrounding communities, local people and authorities, social and economical environment, supporters and sponsors, ICOMOS, etc; in other words they have a large number of stakeholders. So it is very important and vital to have a proper understanding of the needs, expectations and impacts of these various and sometimes conflicting stakeholders; which may briefly be called stakeholders management. Therefore for safeguarding the spirit of heritage sites, the site manager shall know his/her responsibilities regarding site’s stakeholders, having proper and effective communication with them, and briefly has sound and proactive stakeholders management policy and plan. “Project Management Institute”, USA, has developed a systematic method for managing stakeholders of projects and programs, which may be adopted to a high extent for cultural heritage sites; the subject that has been discussed in this paper.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Hajialikhani, Mohammadreza
Languages: English
Keywords: stakeholders; heritage; management; spirit of place; partnership
O.INTANGIBLE HERITAGE > 01. Generalities
H.HERITAGE TYPOLOGIES > 01. Generalities
ICOMOS Special Collection: Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)
ICOMOS Special Collection Volume: 2008, 16th
Depositing User: Jose Garcia
Date Deposited: 05 Sep 2010 14:58
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2011 19:12
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URI: https://openarchive.icomos.org/id/eprint/41

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