Culture = the 9th Milenium Development Goal
Drs René Teijgeler is a Senior Cultural Advisor with extensive experience in the fields of cultural heritage management and risk managament. He negotiated the protection of cultural property in situ with diplomats, politicians and international military forces during the the recent conflict in Iraq. During that time he also advised the Iraqi minister of culture and his staff on cultural and heritage policies. Very recently René expanded his expereince as Senior Cultural Advisor to the international military forces in Afghanistan. He negotiated with NGO’s, IO’s and GO’s and confronted the military leaders with the importance of cultural rights, traditions and customs. In great detail he demonstrated the 2nd and 3rd order effects of the proposed economic program. In his last publications René very well illustrated his critical attitude towards both the military and civil society.