Astrid Weij

Cultural Heritage Management
Member of the Netherlands Council for Culture

From 2008 to 2011 she worked on various projects that deal with the promotion of cultural heritage, at national and international levels. In order to re-establish the position of heritage, links have to be made visible between contemporary societies and their heritage. Astrid was chair of the AWAD steering committee

Past positions of Astrid Weij are:

  • programme manager heritage from an international perspective at the Netherlands Institute for Heritage
  • personal assistant director general culture and media at Netherlands Ministry of Education, Culture & Science
  • Policy advisor on international affairs at Netherlands ministry of Education, Culture and Science, Cultural Heritage Directorate
  • Coordinator Central and Eastern Europe at Netherlands Museums Association

    See also:
    The Atlantic World and the Dutch (AWAD) (Project)

  • Encouraging Collections Mobility - A Way Forward for Museums in Europe (Publication)
  • Retour Brussel - Erfgoed en Europa (Publication)

  • Education: 
    Reinwardt Academy MA Museology