ICOM Georgia

ICOM National Committee in Georgia (ICOM Georgia)

Date of establishment – 2007

President – Inga (Klara) Karaia, Secretary – Mariam Chkhaidze

Activities:

• Support to development of Museum field and protection of Cultural Heritage in Georgia

• Support and promote the aims and objectives of ICOM among museum professionals and staff in Georgia;

• Collaboration with UNESCO, ICOM and other ICOM National and International Scientific Committees;

• Support to development of museum management in Georgia for advocating the museum professionals’ interests and capacity building;

• Organizing the international and local training programs, seminars, conferences, publication of methodology literature and manuals;

• Collaboration with governmental and non-governmental bodies in developing and protecting of cultural heritage field;

• Spreading information within local and international museum community about the ongoing processes in museum field.