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Our Mission

To protect cultural heritage threatened or impacted by disasters and to help U.S. and international communities preserve their identities and history


Where We've Worked

SCRI projects include cultural rescue work in Haiti, Syria, Iraq, Egypt, Mali, Nepal, and the U.S., as well as disaster training for heritage colleagues, first responders, and military personnel around the world.

Who We Are

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Meet the staff devoted to cultural rescue and training on-the-ground responders.

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Domestic Response

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Find out more about our work with FEMA and the Heritage Emergency National Task Force (HENTF).

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News from the Front

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Learn about the work SCRI does to assist communities around the world in preserving their cultural heritage.

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Upcoming Events

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See what programs SCRI is hosting to support the protection of cultural heritage in crisis.

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