This is the International Memorial Museums Charter that is oriented both towards the Un declaration of Human Rights and the ethical principles of ICOM. Download the general principles of conmemoration in memorial museums.
The cornerstone of ICOM is its ICOM Code of Ethics for Museums. It sets minimum standards of professional practice and performance for museums and their staff. In joining the organisation, ICOM members undertake to abide by this Code.
Welcome to the International Committee of memorial Museums in remembrance of the victims of Public Crimes, IC-MEMO webpage.
Here you can find out more about who we are, what we do, how you would benefit from being a member of IC-MEMO.
You will also find links to useful resources and information about our next and past conferences.
3-9 July 2016
Museums and Cultural Landscapes
Join the International Committee of memorial Museum in Remembrance of the Victims of Public Crimes (IC-MEMO) in Milan for dynamic program with partners --the international Committee for Museum of Arms and Military History (ICOMAM), the University of Exeter and the Institut des Sciences Sociales du politique, the European Observatory on Memories (EUROM), the Network of Institutes for the History of Resistence and Contemporary Society in Italy (INSML), Museo Difusso, and other partners, with expert international keynote speakers.
On my own behalf and that of both the outgoing and incoming Board, we thank you for the trust you've placed in us and pledge that we will continue to work very hard to let the voice of all members be heard, that the aims of ICMEMO to foster a responsible memory of history and further cultural cooperation in the benefit of peace reach as many as possible. Please, send us your news. We very much look forward to seeing you at the ICMEMO Annual Conference.