martedì 29 agosto 2017

Suggestions for a Milan Charter Revision

The Steering Committee of DROPS Platform would like to invite all members to contribute their thoughts about how the Milan Charter will remain organically linked to the global network, as it evolves over time. >>read more

“Coalition of Museums for Climate Justice” now has a blog and a Facebook Group

In 2017 a new initiative was formed in Canada to help support museums that aim to address one of the most challenging issues of our era – climate change. >>read more

mercoledì 28 giugno 2017

A new version of Educamuseu, an extremely fascinating site through Facebook, using Portuguese and Spanish languages, full of interesting news items about New Museology, was announced. >>more information
La Ponte is an ecomuseum, managed by the local people, in which the heritage is institutionalised and the values of respect of the rural communities and their culture are transmitted. The ecomuseum works as a network, open to collaboration with other institutions. >>read more
The Museo Integral (Laguna Blanca, Catamarca, Argentina), has celebrated its 20 years the 26th of May. >>more information

mercoledì 10 maggio 2017

Soft Power Destinations Awards - Nominations Closing Soon

Dear Friends,

The Softpower Destinations Awards are here. Soft Power Destinations Awards - Nominations Closing Soon:

Óscar Navajas Corral
Universidad de Alcalá

giovedì 20 aprile 2017

Underneath all skies

Call for partners - Richiesta di partners for the project:
Underneath all skies - The ecomuseums role in the landscape planning
Sotto tutti i cieli - Il ruolo degli ecomusei nella pianificazione paesaggistica
by / promosso dalla Rete degli ecomusei lombardi

venerdì 7 aprile 2017


A very interesting international bilingual (Serbian and English) publication: the Yearbook coordinated and edited by Nikola Krstovic :

"The book of everything..;you wanted to know about open-air museums"

Sirogojno Open Air Museum Old Village - 2016, 295p. ISBN 978-86-80760-01-8
Many articles show the similarities and differences between opens-air museums ans rural ecomuseums. A particular emphasis is put on the social rôle of these museums ans the community participation.
Contact: Nikola Krstovic <>
Hugues de Varine


The Asociación de Mediadoras Culturales de Madrid - Amecum announces the 5th Meeting "Cultural Heritage end Social innovation: models and tools for the community managements of cultural heritage. on 21st April in Madrid at Medialab-Prado and on 22nd April at Ecomuseo La Ponte (Villanueva de Santo Adriano, Astúrias)...

The debates will be accessible via streaming.
This information was obtained through Facebook from the Brazilian association o f Ecomuseums ans Community 

Hugues de Varine

mercoledì 29 marzo 2017

Italian Toolkit

  • Italian Toolkit. Since in a ecomuseum project we can consider participation as a goal and not only a method, we would like to draw your attention to the italian ecomuseums tool kit. >>read more


  • On 24th March 2016, the Steering Committee of EU-LAC-MUSEUMS had the privilege to attend the opening ceremony of the new display at San Vicente Ecomuseum in Costa Rica. read more

Rencontres Professionnelles des Ecomusées et Musées de Société

  • (France), en Alsace, du 30 Mars au 1er Avril 2017, sur le thème "Le Musée Citoyen" // 14th National Encounter of Ecomuseums and Musées de Société, in Alsace, 30th March to 1st April 2017, on "The Citizen Museum". >>read more