Interview of the 2018 ENCATC Research Award winner: Dr. Alba Victoria Zamarbide Urdaniz

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Interview of the 2018 ENCATC Research Award winner: Dr. Alba Victoria Zamarbide Urdaniz

September 28, 2018 | Effy Tselikas | Culture, my life, Heritage, my future

On the evening of 27 September in Bucharest, Romania, Dr. Alba Victoria Zamarbide Urdaniz from Waseda University in Japan was announced as the winner of the 5th ENCATC Research Award on Cultural Policy and Cultural Management.

Dr. Alba Victoria Zamarbide Urdaniz from Waseda University in Japan has won the 5th ENCATC Research Award for her PhD thesis, for her PhD on “Re-defining the role of ‘buffers’ in the management of the historical territory. The discrepancies between theoretical concepts and practical interpretations of ‘buffer’ zones in Eastern and Western Cultural World Heritage sites.”

The winner, Dr. Alba Victoria Zamarbide Urdaniz expressed her deep gratitude for the ENCATC Award’s prestigious international recognition: “I would like to thank ENCATC and the Award’s international jury for this opportunity to share my research in Europe and beyond that has benefited from a social approach which I learn from a Japanese methodology. This proves that the consideration of many human layers of cultural management needs worldwide attention.

She will have her PhD thesis published in the ENCATC Book Series on Cultural Management and Cultural Policy Education by the international publishing house, PIE Peter Lang.

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