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Public Event
25
Sep 2022
29
Sep 2022
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH), over the period 25 to 29 September 2022, in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the 1972 World Heritage Convention, ARC-WH organised a series of activities during the World Heritage Days event to mark the [...]

Project
Technical Assistance
01
Aug 2022
30
Nov 2022
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Yemen

In November 2022, the Rehabilitation of the Market in the Old Walled City of Shibam was completed through generous funding from the International Alliance for the Protection of Heritage in Conflict Areas (ALIPH) and the supervision of ARC-WH. The project was implemented by the General Organisation for the Preservation of [...]

Capacity Building
24
Jul 2022
28
Jul 2022
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

The five-day workshop included 19 participants from 12 countries (Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Palestine,  Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, UAE, and Yemen), including World Heritage site managers from the Arab region.​ To ensure continuity, ARCWH offered a series of online meetings to work with the participants on their site-specific [...]

Public Event
05
Jun 2022
06
Jun 2022
All Day
Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

Launch of an exhibition that featured Man and Biosphere sites in the Arab region.​ The Supreme Council for the Environment and the Bahrain Institute for Pearls and Gemstones (DANAT) announced the commencement of a project to compile an invasive alien plant and animal species blacklist in the Kingdom of Bahrain. [...]

Arab Youth for Heritage
Competition
Initiatives
27
May 2022
28
May 2022
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

From 27 to 28 May 2022, from 27 to 28 May 2022, the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) completed a two-day online workshop, which had a total number of 127 participants from 16 Arab countries, including Algeria, Sudan, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, Yemen, Morocco, Oman, Libya, Palestine, Egypt, [...]

Public Event
26
May 2022
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
MoroccoRabat

The book “World Heritage of the Arab Countries” in its second edition, written in three languages (Arabic, English and French), aims to present and promote the World Heritage sites in the Arab world and disseminate information, which are sites that extend from the Maghreb to the Gulf and vary significantly [...]

Public Event
23
May 2022
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

The Arab Regional Center for World Heritage (ARC-WH), represented by the director of the Center, Dr. Heba Aziz and Deputy Director Shaikh Ebrahim bin Hamoud Al Khalifa, participated in the ceremony of the Heritage Commission of the Ministry of Culture in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, on the occasion of [...]

Public Event
18
May 2022
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

ARC-WH organised a hybrid lecture with Dr. Adila Laïdi – Hanieh on the ‘Challenges of Museum Management Under Occupation’. During her talk, Dr. Adila Laïdi discussed aspects of the Palestinian Museum’s work and its mission to advance the Palestinian cultural heritage and shed light on the various challenges the museum faces in implementing its annual [...]

Public Event
18
Apr 2022
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

In celebration of the International Day for Monuments and Sites, also known as World Heritage Day, the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) and ARC-WH, in cooperation with the Bahrain Institute of Pearls and Gemstones (Danat), organised a discussion panel session entitled “Heritage and Climate Change.” The discussion focused on [...]

Capacity Building
Project
14
Apr 2022
31
Dec 2022
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Bahrain

A recent study conducted by ARC-WH, in collaboration with authorities, concluded that the territorial waters of Bahrain carry the largest groups of dugongs in the world in terms of number and density.  The study spanned more than 3 years, including extensive air and marine surveys, using satellite images and modern [...]

Capacity Building
27
Mar 2022
30
Mar 2022
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

The capacity-building workshop was attended by 20 heritage professionals and site managers from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Kingdom of Bahrain. The workshop covered topics related to nomination procedures and the preparation of Tentative Lists, including the main concepts of Outstanding Universal Value (OUV) and the requirements for [...]

Capacity Building
21
Mar 2022
23
Mar 2022
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

The hybrid format meeting was attended by 28 Arab and international experts specialised in Underwater Cultural Heritage (UK, Egypt, Morocco, France, Lebanon, Algeria, Canada, Tunisia, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Italy, Bahrain).​ They discussed the importance of marine and underwater archaeological sites, their relationship to World Heritage sites, and their connection [...]

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