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Countering Illicit Trafficking of Cultural Objects in South-east Asia - Capacity Building Guide and Methodologies

  • “To empower human resources involved in the prevention of illicit trafficking of cultural property as well as the restitution of stolen or illegally exported cultural objects;
  • To promote the relevant Conventions and the need to adopt an effective national legislation;
  • To establish and reinforce preventive measures of all kinds;
  • To develop networks at local, national and regional levels to ensure general awareness of the adverse consequences of trafficking of cultural property;
  • To promote better law enforcement;
  • To develop national coordination for the implementation of legislation and to promote international cooperation in this area.” (p.6)