Freeports Come Under Scrutiny by UNESCO

artnet News | Caroline Elbaor:

The Intergovernmental Committee for Promoting the Return of Cultural Property to its Countries of Origin or its Restitution in case of Illicit Appropriation (ICPRCP) convened on September 29 in UNESCO’s Paris headquarters to discuss the problematic growth of freeports as means of illegally trafficking art and cultural property. An official document has since been released by UNESCO detailing the issue and the dialogue surrounding possible solutions… Read more

Image: Geneva Free Ports