The ‘Sharing Stories on Contested Histories’ training programme

This article explores the unique international training programme focused on telling stories about contested histories and its added value for heritage and museum professionals and academics.

In 2018, and for the first time, this ‘Sharing Stories on Contested Histories’ training was organised in the Netherlands. Initiated by the Shared Cultural Heritage programme of the Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands (RCE), the training was organised together with the Reinwardt Academy, and the participants came from the 10 shared heritage partner countries and from the Netherlands.