Land of Water


“Land of Water” is the theme ICOMOS-Netherlands has adopted for its activities in the coming years. These activities aim at raising awareness of the increasing challenge water poses to heritage sites worldwide due to climate change. The role and situation of heritage can be an inspiring point of departure in this process. Diederik Six, president of ICOMOS-Netherlands, will open de Heritage, Tourism and Water track and share with HTHIC2017 delegates its initiatives, such as the “The Statement of Amsterdam”.