Educational Materials

A collection of Educational Materials geared towards critical thinking, understanding the complexities of historical memory, and navigating disputed historical narratives. The resources presented have been produced by Contested Histories projects, cooperating institutions and partners or selected by the team because of their excellent quality and innovative approach, methodology or topic. If you have suggestions or believe some essential toolkits are missing, please contact us at

The KIT: World Heritage in Young Hands

An educational resource kit for teachers

By UNESCO 2002

Developed in 1998, the World Heritage in Young Hands Educational Resource Kit for secondary school teachers is one of the main tools of the World Heritage Education Programme. It aims to sensitize young people to the importance of preserving their local, national and world heritage. Read More