An international workshop on UNESCO’s Memory of the World Programme (MoW) took place on 8 January 2013 in Hanoi, Viet Nam. It brought together about one hundred participants who shared their experiences, reviewed the Memory of the World in Asia-Pacific and discussed issues related to the preservation of valuable collections in the region.

Entitled “Sharing experience on participating in UNESCO’s Memory of the World Programme”, the workshop was organized by the State Records and Archives Department of Viet Nam. It was attended by representatives of Vietnamese archives, libraries and museums, as well as by international participants from Memory of the World Committee for Asia/Pacific (MOWCAP), State Archives of China, National Archives of Korea and others.

Please read more on this link: http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and-information/resources/news-and-in-focus-articles/all-news/news/preserving_vietnams_documentary_heritage/back/18618/