France

Bruno Favel

France

Specialised in geopolitics, Chevalier of Arts and Letters, Bruno Favel is Head of European and International Affairs at the Directorate General of Heritage (DGP) of the French Ministry of Culture and Communication. He is also Secretary General of the France-UNESCO Convention. He coordinates the European and international policy in four areas: museums, heritage, architecture and archives in connection with international and European organisations as well as all national and international partners. He has been a member of the International Committee of the Silk Roads (Unesco), Chairman of the new technologies of the Council of Europe, Chair of the Steering Committee for Heritage and Landscape of the Council of Europe, Director of the French Cultural Centre Committee Salzburg and Upper Austria, among other things.

 

State Heritage Authority website: http://www.culturecommunication.gouv.fr/Ministere/Directions/La-direction-generale-des-patrimoines