Thursday, June 13, 2024

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SPHC and NICH board members hold a public meeting in San Pedro

The purpose of the meeting was for the NICH directors to listen to thoughts and concerns of island residents on keeping culture and traditions alive on Ambergris Caye.

Institute of Archaeology hosts Poem and Theme Competition in Commemoration of World Archaeology Day 2018

The Institute of Archaeology is launching a slogan and poem contest to celebrate International Archaeology Day 2018 which is October 20.

Two park rangers go missing in the Chiquibul Forest Reserve

Rangers Luis Ramirez and Elroy Villanueva were last seen on Monday, January 29th, when they went on an existing trail on the Chiquibul Forest Reserve and failed to return.

NICH hosts workshop with media partners to promote and safeguard Belize’s cultural history

As culture is prominent in everything we do, ISCR, IA, and NICH discussed ways the media can advance the cultural agenda in Belize.

Another Maya Monument destroyed in Orange Walk for landfill

On Wednesday, December 14th, Belize’s oldest research and education institution on Belize’s culture, the Institute of Archaeology (IA), began investigating reports of a Maya monument being destroyed in the Orange Walk district.

Noh Mul destruction calls for increase in penalties

After eight months, the trial ended at the Corozal Town Magistrate Court, where the accused were found guilty and fined for destroying Noh Mul.

San Pedro House of Culture Celebrates International Archaeology Day

On Friday, October 23rd, the San Pedro House of Culture (SPHC), in collaboration with the Institute of Archaeology and the Marco Gonzalez Archaeological Site...

US and Belize strengthen collaboration efforts to protect cultural properties

The United States Government, through their embassy in Belize and the Belize Institute of Archaeology, hosted a half- day workshop in San Pedro Town,...