Call us  44 (0)20 7824 7157

20 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0DH, UK

Media & Blog

INTO NEWS

  • Secretariat News (December 2018 – January 2019) Latest news from the INTO Secretariat Our big news this quarter is that we have appointed a Deputy Secretary-General of INTO!  Alex Bishop will be joining INTO in March from the British Council where he manages Cultural Protection Fund grants.  This Fund supports projects in 12 countries across the Middle East.  Alex will take responsibility for ...
  • Ups and Downs of a COP! A Blog from Katowice It does seem that INTO’s recent paper on Heritage Conservation and the SDGs is particularly timely in the light of much of the debate at this COP where climate change and the SDGs are inextricably connected. A summary of the recent IPCC report highlights this: “The highly motivating, yet alarming findings of the IPCC Special Report ...
  • Poland or Snowland ! A blog from COP 24 I arrived on Sunday evening at my Bed and Breakfast in the town of Chrzanow after landing at Krakow airport for my first visit to Poland. Chrzanow is located between Krakow and Katowice, the location of COP 24, and is about 35 km from the Conference Centre. When I booked the accommodation 3 months ago ...
  • INTO is proud to #backthebluebelt (6 December 2018) WITH THE FIFTH LARGEST MARINE ESTATE IN THE WORLD, THE UK AND ITS OVERSEAS TERRITORIES ARE CUSTODIAN TO THE LARGEST CORAL ATOLL ON EARTH, GLOBALLY SIGNIFICANT POPULATIONS OF ALBATROSS, WHALES AND TURTLES, AND AS MANY AS A QUARTER OF THE PENGUINS ON THE PLANET. The worldwide family of National Trusts is delighted to back the Blue ...
  • Kulturerbe Bayern: New kid on the block (Weekly blog, 25 November 2018) A blog by Catherine Leonard, Secretary-General Kulturerbe Bayern is the Bavarian National Trust and it was established around three years ago.  This week, I went to Munich to celebrate the launch of their new Foundation.  The events included the ‘Sharing Heritage’ symposium at the Bavarian Parliament (below), which involved several INTO members and friends. Sharing Heritage The Chairman of ...
  • Secretariat News (September – November 2018) Latest news from the INTO Secretariat The big news this quarter is that our proposal to the Helen Hamlyn Trust has been approved and we have started the recruitment process for our new Deputy Secretary-General.  This exciting new capacity building programme will enable us to better support our members in the achievement of their objectives.  It ...
  • Petra National Trust We are delighted to welcome Petra National Trust to INTO! Petra National Trust (PNT) was established in 1989 as a Jordanian non-governmental organisation, which aims to promote and coordinate Jordanian and international efforts to preserve the unique combination of antiquities, natural environment and human traditions in the Petra region. PNT has worked to bring together people ...
  • INTO Europe: Learning and sharing workshop (5 November 2018) European collaboration was focus of INTO’s first ever round table discussion in London on 5 November.  INTO members, volunteers and supporters joined colleagues from the UK heritage sector to learn and share. (See the full programme here.) Why Europe? Well, for obvious reasons really.   But also because 2018 is European Year of Cultural Heritage.  And INTO has been ...
  • Capacity Building for the National Trust Ideal: A grant from the Helen Hamlyn Trust The Trustees of INTO are delighted to announce a new grant from the Helen Hamlyn Trust for £275,780, over the next three years, to support the “growth of the charity’s ability to catalyse and grow the international family of National Trusts and to develop and promote the charity’s global messages more visibly”. INTO Chairman, Dame Fiona ...
  • Launch of Kulturerbe Bayern, the Bavarian National Trust (Weekly Blog, 21 October 2018) A blog by Catherine Leonard, Secretary-General Next month I will be joining European colleagues to celebrate the establishment of Kulturerbe Bayern, the Bavarian National Trust. It’s a great pleasure to be part of the creation of a this new organisation.  Moreover an honour to have been invited to address the launch. Kulturerbe Bayern will take care of cultural ...
  • Joining Rempart at the Salon du Patrimoine on 27 October 2018 We are delighted to have been invited to participate in a debate hosted by INTO members, Union REMPART as part of the 2018 International Heritage Fair. Each year, REMPART offers to more than 3,500 people from France and abroad an experience of heritage through participatory, collective and civic action. Because heritage has no borders, REMPART and ...
  • Practitioners in Partnership, Monday 5 November 2018, 3-5pm at 20 Grosvenor Gardens We’ve been thinking a lot about partnership in the INTO office lately: partnerships with communities and stakeholders; the importance of working cross-sectorally (urban/rural; state/ngo; private/public); partnerships between INTO member organisations and what it means to be part of the wider INTO family. We no longer live in a ‘command and control’ world.   We live in the ...
Translate »