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Dr. Marnix Pieters nominated as member of the Scientific and Technical Advisory Body of the UNESCO convention

  • July 10, 2021

The meeting of the State Parties of the UNESCO Convention for the protection of the underwater cultural heritage nominated in June 2021 Dr. Marnix Pieters, Research director archaeology of Flanders Heritage Agency and guest professor archaeology of coast and sea at the VUB, as member of the Scientific and Technical Advisory Body (STAB) of the convention. Marnix Pieters will participate on behalf of Belgium to the activities of the STAB in the four coming years. The STAB has 14 members and gives advice to the Meeting of the State parties on scientific and technical matters related to underwater cultural heritage.