A joint IIC and ICOM-CC declaration on environmental guidelines was announced during the closing ceremony of the IIC 2014 Congress in Hong Kong. Developed in conjunction with ICOM-CC through a joint working group, the declaration was drafted at the ICOM-CC conference in Melbourne, and finalized in a plenary session in Hong Kong.

The declaration includes important considerations on sustainability, such as the need for guidelines regarding permanent display to be achievable for the local climate, and the recommendation that care of collections should be achieved through passive methods rather than through the use of air conditioning.

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