Online Heritage Impact Assessment Workshop Organised by UNESCO Dhaka Office and ICOMOS Bangladesh

Application deadline: Sunday, 21 November 2021


10:00-16:30 Friday*, 26 November

10:00-16:30 Saturday, 27 November

10:00-13:00 Saturday, 4 December

10:00-13:00 Saturday, 11 December

10:00-16:30 Friday*, 17 December

10:00-16:30 Saturday, 18 December

*Prayer and lunch break 12:30-14:30 [on Fridays only]

Workshop cost: Free

The Workshop

“A heritage impact assessment is undertaken to determine the potential impacts of a proposed development or site alteration on a heritage resource and recommended mitigation and conservation measures.” - Heritage BC, Canada

The workshop will equip the participants with the current knowledge and skills to carry out impact assessments and use them as a decision-making tool in heritage management practices.


A Certificate of Attendance will be issued to participants who attend at least 90 per cent of all workshop sessions (minimum 9 out of 10 sessions) and submit an assignment.


A team of local and international heritage management experts will deliver the workshop.

Working Language

Bangla [Simultaneous Bangla interpretation will be available for presentations in English]


  • Bangladeshi citizen
  • Minimum a bachelor’s degree in a cultural heritage related field (anthropology, archaeology, architecture, conservation, urban planning, etc.)

Priority will be given to:

  • Early or mid-career heritage practitioners
  • Academics teaching cultural heritage related courses

Maximum number of participants: 20


  • Online application form
  • 2-page CV [Send your CV to the email below. Your application is NOT COMPLETE without a CV]

Contact: event@icomosbd.org [use the subject “HIA 2021”]