page Shared Cultural Heritage Programme The Netherlands works together with international partners, to preserve Shared Cultural Heritage worldwide for future generations. news April 8, 2019 Australia: Maritime archaeology research on the Houtman Abrolhos Islands The Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands will participate in a new study on the Houtman Abrolhos Islands, together with its Australian partners. news March 18, 2019 Resurfacing global heritage in Kerala, India In south-western India, the legend of a sunken city and the physical remnants of a proto-globalised world spark the imagination. What is the Dutch connection? news April 8, 2019 Publication: Proceedings of 3rd International Scientific & Practical Seminar on Heritage Preservation The proceedings of the Seminar on the Scientific Study and Restoration of 17th-19th centuries Dutch and Flemish Paintings were published. news February 19, 2019 New documentary: ‘How the Dutch Deal with Heritage’ A new documentary explores the Dutch experience of adapting built heritage to current needs. news April 1, 2019 Russia: SCI Dutch Cultural Heritage Medal of Honour for colleague Pavel Kouzmine On 28 February, Pavel Kouzmine of the Netherlands Embassy in Moscow received an award from the Foundation for Cultural Inventory (SCI). news December 5, 2018 Suriname: Migration history of Lalla Rookh told through dance, music and poetry news February 19, 2019 3D scans of Dutch VOC ships uncover secrets from the past In 2018 maritime archaeologist John McCarthy spent 10 weeks visiting European museums to 3D scan models of Dutch VOC ships dated to the 17th and 18th centuries. news February 19, 2019 USA: Professional workshops on New York’s Dutch history In September and December 2018, the Museum of the City of New York organised two teacher workshops on Dutch New Amsterdam.