Monthly Archives: November 2018

  • Arms Wide Open – ICNT’s Theme and Objectives

    Posted on November 26, 2018 by in Conference 2019, Program, Theme

    The conference aims to strengthen the global National Trust network in the protection and preservation of heritage through a deeper engagement of its diverse local communities, and to bring member and like-minded organisations together to share information, best practices and inspiration. The theme of the conference is “Arms Wide Open” and the recurring thread throughout […]

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  • Helping the community to care

    Posted on November 12, 2018 by in Conference 2019, Venue

    A major issue for organisations wanting to engage with their communities is education – in all its forms. The Bermuda National Trust (BNT) takes its educational mission seriously, in the knowledge that if people don’t know about or understand what the Trust does then it cannot hope to gain buy-in from the community. In addition, […]

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  • More than 400 years of conservation

    Posted on November 12, 2018 by in Conference 2019, Venue

    Conservation legislation came early to Bermuda – in 1620 to be exact. Approximately a decade earlier, when the island was first inhabited, sea turtles were abundant and a culinary favourite of early settlers. Unfortunately this led to a dramatic decline in the turtle population. The response was what is believed to be the earliest written […]

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