George Abungu

George Abungu

Archaeologist

  • Restitution, The role of museums, Postcolonial development cooperation, Decolonization

  • Nairobi (Kenya)

George Abungu is an archaeologist from Kenya, and former director of the National Museums of Kenya. As Chairman of the International Standing Committee on the Traffic of Illicit Antiquities, he has been responsible for the return of stolen artefacts to Kenya and the curtailing of the illegal antiquities trade. Since 2002 he has been the owner and director of Okello Abungu Heritage Consultants.

Contributions by George Abungu