Amsab-ISH is the heritage institution of social, humanitarian and ecological engaged persons and movements.

Amsab-ISH collects and preserves the tangible and intangible heritage on issues such as employment, social emancipation, environment, North-South, migration, human rights, gender, peace ...

You'll find archives, newspapers, letters, posters, photographs, films, books, postcards and so many more organizations and individuals with those themes engaged and holding.

Chronological the collection starts around to the middle of the 19th century and extends until today. Geographically it focuses on Flanders / Belgium, and if relevant, also on the international context.

Find here an overview of our collections (archives and other collections).