State Library partnering with Blue Shield Australia, cultural institutions and professional associations to raise awareness of disaster preparedness.

Artlab at workshop in Delhi, IndiaHeather Brown and Anne Dineen delivered a five-day Disaster Management workshop at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) in Delhi, India. Heather and Anne are pictured with the 25 participants.

Bookings are available for the half day symposium to be held at the State Library SA on 14 October 2020 - Disaster Preparedness and our Cultural Heritage and Collections, in recognition of The International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction on 13 October 2020.

Heather Brown, Artlab/ALIA and Anne Dineen, Artlab/AICCM will be speaking about Preservation Needs Assessments and Disaster Management for cultural collections, joining speakers Johanna Garnett, Torrens Resilience Institute and Amanda James from History Trust of SA/AMAGA.

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Learn more about Artlab Australia’s Disaster Response information