The IHBC@COP26 ‘Conservation Helpdesk+’ is a virtual service hosted by the IHBC as a Zoom meeting. It is open to visitors each day of COP26 (31/10-12/11) from 3PM-8PM local time usually, offering guidance and special features as listed on the tabbed programme below.
Please be mindful that events and discussions may be already under way when entering the virtual ‘Conservation Helpdesk+’, so after you check the programme below please manage your Zoom settings appropriately, before joining by clicking the following:
Visitor numbers to the IHBC@COP26 ‘Conservation Helpdesk+’ are limited, and access is based on a strict ‘first come’ rule.
We can address points live in open sessions, or on the Zoom chat when the helpdesk is open, or any time that suits by email to IHBCHelpdesk@IHBC.ORG.UK, or on twitter at #IHBCHelpdesk
See why conservation is so important to COP26
IHBC COP26 Briefing – How Conserving our Places Conserves our Planet
IHBC Position Statement – Sustainability and Conservation of the Historic Built Environment
Themed and feature sessions (All subject to change)
NB Most programmes continue from 3PM to 8PM, local time, but please check on the tabs and programme download for detailed timings
3pm-8pm: Introducing the IHBC
General guidance on all aspects of built and historic environment conservation, especially on all the IHBC does to support it, including:
NOTE: Weekend COP26 delegates and IHBC Conservation Helpdesk+ visitors are encouraged also to review in their own time the diversity of conservation-related activities, players and interests relevant to conservation and the IHBC networks, because ‘Conserving our Places Conserves the Planet‘:
Ask your questions about built and historic environment conservation live at our Helpdesk or:
The Institute of Historic Building Conservation (the IHBC) is the UK’s professional body for built and historic environment conservation. Our members know that ‘Conserving our Places Conserves the Planet’ so where better to ask or find out more.
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