International Committee for Documentation of Cultural Heritage (CIPA)
Founded 1969, as a joint committee liaising between B-XB1748 - International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) and B-XB2496 - International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS). Original title: Comité international de photogrammétrie architecturale - Comité ICOMOS et ISPRS pour la documentation du patrimoine culturel (CIPA) -- International Committee for Architectural Photogrammetry - ICOMOS and ISPRS Committee for Documentation of Cultural Heritage. Previously also referred to as ICOMOS International Committee for Architectural Photogrammetry -- Comité international de photogrammétrie architecturale de l'ICOMOS. Most recent statutes adopted 1 Jan 2005.
Improve all methods for surveying cultural monuments and sites, especially by synergy effects gained by the combination of methods under special consideration of photogrammetry with all its aspects, as an important contribution to recording and perceptual monitoring of cultural heritage, to preservation and restoration of any valuable architectural or other cultural monument, object or site, as a support to architectural and other art-historical research.
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