Ola Wetterberg new member of ICCROM Council
Ola Wetterberg (candidate for Sweden), was elected new member for the Council of the International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM) on the 31st of October 2019.
ICCROM is an intergovernmental organization working in service to its Member States to promote the conservation of all forms of cultural heritage, in every region of the world. It operates in the spirit of the 2001 UNESCO Universal Declaration on Cultural Diversity, which states that “Respect for the diversity of cultures, tolerance, dialogue and cooperation, in a climate of mutual trust and understanding are among the best guarantees of international peace and security.”
Ola Wetterberg is professor and chair in Conservation of Built Heritage, University of Gothenburg and director of the Centre for Critical Heritage Studies (CCHS).