Museums will play an important role in the rebuilding of Ukraine and the further strengthening of civil society. To prepare their proposals on their role and responsibility, OBMIN and its partners will bring over a hundred Ukrainian museum experts to a conference in Berlin on May 28-29 - with the patronage of the governments of Ukraine, Poland, and Germany.

This year's conference title is “From crisis to future. New responsibilities for museums in Ukraine”. Our keywords are FUTURE. MUSEUMS. RESPONSIBILITIES.

Now, this conference has been granted the status of an official pre-conference, preparing the Ukraine Recovery Conference on June 11-12, also in Berlin, where the government will decide on further aid to Ukraine.

Partners: European Network Remembrance and Solidarity, BKGE Oldenburg, OBMIN Foundation, Ukrainian Institute in Germany, Polish Culture Institute Berlin, Ernst von Siemens Art Foundation (Ernst von Siemens Kunststiftung), Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation (Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz)

Patronage: Federal Foreign Office, Germany, Minister of State for Culture and the Media, Germany (BKM), Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Poland

In cooperation with: the Federal Ministry for Housing, Urban Development and Building, Foundation for Polish-German Cooperation, Gerda Henkel Foundation, GIZ: German, Development Cooperation, Open Society Foundation, KUL’TURA e.V.