Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

U.S. Support for Culture Heritage in the Americas.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "U.S. Support for Culture Heritage in the Americas."— Presentation transcript:

1 U.S. Support for Culture Heritage in the Americas

2 U.S. Implementation of the 1970 UNESCO Convention Bolivia2001 El Salvador1995 Guatemala1995 Honduras2004 Nicaragua2000 Peru1997

3 Import Restrictions Bolivia Ethnological Textiles

4 Repatriation To Peru 16 th C. Bitti Retablo Looted January 2002 Returned July 2005

5 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Belize Citizen Stewardship of Cultural Heritage Sites

6 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation To establish a Cultural Center in the city of Paratí, to highlight the Caicara culture – the descendents of the early Portuguese traders. To produce a 30-minute educational film. Brazil

7 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Colombia To document cultural expressions of Afro- Colombian community of San Basilio de Palenque

8 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Honduras To preserve indigenous culture with textbooks in the Garífuna language


Download ppt "U.S. Support for Culture Heritage in the Americas."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google