The new Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development (JCHMSD), is currently considering papers for inclusion in its first issue launching in 2011. The double-blind peer reviewed journal is edited by Ana Pereira Roders, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands, and Ron van Oers, UNESCO World Heritage Centre, France. It stimulates and encourages research devoted to the sustainable development of cultural heritage and to the positive contribution of cultural heritage management towards a sustainable environment.

Coverage includes, but is not limited to:

  • Cultural heritage - assessment, management, marketing and publicity, tangible and intangible dimensions
  • Sustainable development - preservation, conservation, restoration, rehabilitation, reconstruction, demolition, best practices, unsustainable development and consequent threats e.g. urban developments, large-scale agriculture, mining activity
  • Cultural heritage and sustainable development - legislation, Cultural Heritage Impact Assessment, effects of climate change, ecological sustainability, social sustainability, economic sustainability
  • The role of research and scholarship
  • Teaching & curriculum development

Submissions should be sent by email to the Editors before August 2010:
Ana Pereira Roders:
Ron van Oers:

Articles should be supplied in Word format. All authors' details must be printed on a separate sheet and authors should not be identified anywhere else in the article. Submissions will be "concise-paper" articles of around 2,000 - 6,000 words. A title of no more than eight words should be provided. More information can be found at: