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Blog post | July 13, 2020

Spotlight from the Field: Ousmane Kounta

Ousmane Kounta at Wat Chai
Ousmane Kounta is a Malian artist and World Monuments Fund (WMF) volunteer who is currently working with the WMF conservation team at Wat Chaiwatthanaram in Thailand. In this blog post, Ousmane shares his experiences from the field.
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Blog post | June 27, 2020

A Time for Action

Like many of you, we at World Monuments Fund have been thinking a lot lately about the Black Lives Matter movement, the killing of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and many others, and the conversations and protests that have followed.
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Blog post | June 02, 2020

Solidarity

We at World Monuments Fund stand in solidarity with communities of color after the horrifying death of George Floyd and so many others.
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Blog post | April 15, 2020

A Focus on the US

New York City skyline
CEO, Bénédicte de Montlaur reflects on the current coronavirus pandemic and shares some stories related to the United States.
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Blog post | March 27, 2020

The Role We Play Now

The Colosseum in Rome
As so many of us remain confined at home due to the coronavirus pandemic, our thoughts at World Monuments Fund go out to our families, friends, colleagues, and supporters around the world.
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Theater Room at Palace Museum in Beijing
Every day at World Monuments Fund, we think about the significance of cultural heritage in contemporary life, the importance of cultural exchange, the enrichment that travel affords, and the impact it all has on local communities around the world. The current situation has turned much of this on its head.
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