Case-studies, Projects and Reports


This page is under continuous development. Submit your work on religious heritage conservation by emailing it to and return soon to see new submissions.

Extended use case studies

Country case Studies

These papers were collected in advance of the FRH Forum event in Canterbury 2010. They contain consice information on the country context to explain the contemporary circumstances, some numbers of concerned buildings as well as their management and financial frameworks. If you are in a position to provide one for a country that is not listed below, please fill in this information sheet and submit it to

2010, Belgium, Thomas Coomans

2010, Czech Republic, Petr Wollner

2010, Germany, Dr. Uwe Otzen

2010, The Netherlands, Lilian Grootswagers

2010, Norway, Oddbjørn Sørmoen

2010, Romania, Beloescu Manuela Silvia

2010, Slovakia, Kristina Markusova

2010, Switzerland, Christophe Amsler



2009 La chapelle de l’île Barbe reçoit


2014 – Digitaler Sakralbauatlas – Tagungsbericht
2009 Closure of Catholic and Protestant churches in Germany, Gerd WeiB

The Netherlands

2009 Reuse of religious heritage in the Netherlands, Ben de Vries


En norsk, men også internasjonal kirke, Oddbjorn Sormoen


2012 Changing cities – changing churches, Henrik Lindblad

2008 Old Churches – New Values, Henrik Lindblad


2012 Europe pre-FRH, Creation of an International Network for the preservation and use of endangered religious buildings, Angus Fowler

2010 Cultural heritage, a resource for Europe, Conference report