Lost & Found
The theft of cultural objects affects developed and developing countries alike. The illicit trade in cultural objects is sustained by the demand from the arts market, the opening of borders, the improvement in transport systems and the political instability of certain countries.
In order to combat the theft of cultural property, the relevant organizations and the public need to be made more aware of the problem. This is the primary objective of these web sites along with the recovery of stolen property and the capture of the perpetrators.