Sharing Stories on Contested Histories

How are museum and heritage professionals around the world responding to current societal challenges, such as the climate crisis and social inequalities? How do museums critically engage with their own histories and reflect on their role in society in the face of these challenges? How can they handle collections created and collected during colonial times in more caring and ethical ways? How do they navigate and react to contestations over certain histories and heritage? This exchange programme brings together a group of young museum and heritage professionals from around the world to reflect on these questions and to exchange knowledge and experiences regarding their working practices.

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