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Irish Museums Association (IMA) New Strategy 2023-2027

29 Sep 2023

The IMA has published its new five-year Strategy, which will guide the association's thinking and activity over the coming years and as we look towards the 50th Anniversary of the IMA in 2027....


2023 Decade of Centenaries Programme launched

27 Mar 2023

The Irish Government has published (23 March) the programme of events for the final year of the Decade of Centenaries, presenting a range of engaging and accessible commemorative initiatives and projects....


New report on digital cataloguing

7 Feb 2023

The NEMO Working Group Digital Transformation has published The Practical Guide for Digital Basic Cataloguing - 10 Principles, to support organisation of digital information and creation of a digital strategy....


Shared Island Initiative Report 2022 – Action on a Shared Future

5 Dec 2022

Shared Island Initiative Report 2022 – Action on a Shared Future sets out the second year of the Shared Island Initiative, published 5 December 2022....


Report on cultural heritage resilience for climate change and the Green Deal

20 Sep 2022

The report emphasises that climate change is directly and indirectly threatening all forms of cultural heritage....


Museum Ireland Vol 28 now available

26 Aug 2022

The IMA annual journal, Museum Ireland Vol. 28, is now freely available, with articles and reviews on new developments and thinking....


New ENUMERATE Self Assessment Tool

20 Jun 2022

Developed by the inDICEs project, can be used by the museum sector to get tailored recommendations, resources and, eventually, data visualisations and insights about their organisation’s digital transformation....


Statistics on engagement in culture, arts and sport, NI's council areas 2020

16 Feb 2022

The Department for Communities (Northern Ireland) has published survey results showing the levels of adult engagement in culture, arts and sport across the Northern Ireland's local government districts, 2020....


Cultural Heritage in Cities and Regions: Challenges and Trends throughout Europe

21 Jan 2022

Cultural Heritage in Action have launched a new interactive publication: 'Cultural Heritage in Cities and Regions: Challenges and Trends throughout Europe.'...