April 18, 2022

Call for Donations to Support Ukraine

In an official statement concerning the Russian invasion into Ukraine, The International Council of Museums (ICOM) called for donations to support Ukraine’s museums and cultural heritage.

Following ICOM’s action, ICOM Japan and the Japanese Association of Museums started asking for donations to help safeguard and care for museums and cultural heritage in Ukraine. We, ICOM Japan, hope that this war will come to an end as soon as possible and will do all we can to support Ukraine’s museums and cultural heritage, as a testimony of the past and a hope for the future.

If you wish to participate, donations can be made to the following account.

Bank name: SUMITOMO MITSUI BANKING CORPORATION
Bank address: Kasumigaseki Branch (1-3-1, Nishishimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-0003, Japan)
Account name: ICOM Japan (イコム二ホンイインカイ)
Account number: 5194274
SWIFT code: SMBCJPJT
※ Please add “Donation” after remitter’s name
※ Donation box poster in Japanese Download

All donations received by ICOM Japan will go toward the ICOM Secretariat to support museums and cultural heritage in Ukraine.

Any questions? Contact us