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MEG Publications

MEG Publications

Constitution

(Current Version April 2012)

 

This is the formal governance document of MEG, and is lodged with the Charity Commission.

 

MEG Constitution 2012 PDF

Forward Plan

 

This Forward Plan, put together by MEG Chair and Committee, outlines the areas of growth and development MEG committed to trying to achieve between 2012-2015.

 

MEG Forward Plan 2015

MEG Forward Plan 2012 PDF

 

 

   

Ethics Guidelines

Guidance notes on ethical approaches in museum ethnography.

(First published in Journal of Museum Ethnography 15, March 2003)

 

MEG Ethical Guidance Notes PDF

 

 Human Remains Guidelines

 

MEG Guidelines on Management of Human Remains.

 

The Museum Ethnographers Group drew up its first set of professional guidelines on the treatment of human remains in 1991.

 

See below for full document.

 

MEG Human Remains Guidelines PDF

Latest Blog Posts

  • To celebrate the opening of the Asante Goldweights small display the V&A Academy presents ASANTE 1874: Symbols, Proverbs and Gold on Friday 15 November with an opening address by Ghana’s High Commissioner His Excellency Papa Owusu-Ankomah. THE ANTELOPE BRASS WEIGHTThe above brass weight is in the form of an antelope with extended horns. Antelopes were important animals to the Asante. Traditionally, they...

  • Mat weaving on the island of Manono, Western Samoa; © British Museum  Today on the blog we have more information about the interesting and important Endangered Material Knowledge Programme.  Thanks to Nik Petek-Sargeant for writing it for us. In 2018 the British Museum launched a major grant programme that supports ethnographic research into knowledge associated with objects and the built environment. Named the Endangered Material...

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