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PCP Forum no. 24/2015 – New PCP Act comes into force

PCP Forum no. 24/2015 – New PCP Act comes into force
Serie PCP Forum
Edition 24
Year 2015
Editor Federal Office for Civil Protection (FOCP)
Location 3003 Bern

The Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict, and the Federal Protection of Cultural Property Act (CPPA) of 1966 came about in the wake of, and in response to, the massive damage and destruction wrought by the Second World War. The world has changed since then, and the main risks to the continued survival of cultural assets are now disasters and emergencies.

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