The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage celebrate the International Day of Islamic Art: “Architecture of Balance”

Join us this Tuesday, 22 November 2022, at the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage in Manama, Bahrain, to celebrate the International Day of Islamic Art, held annually on 18 November. This year’s lecture will examine the topic of “Architecture...

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The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage Welcomes Students from the Quality Education School

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) invited Quality Education School students on the 7 and 9 of November 2022 to its premises in Manama. ARC-WH introduced the students to the concept of World Heritage and the importance of...

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The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage Conducts Mission to two World Heritage Sites in Jordan

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) was recently in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan after receiving an official request from the Baptism Site Commission (BSC). ARC-WH, with the assistance of an external expert, visited the World Heritage site...

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Her Excellency Sheikha Mai participates in the Celebrations of the 15th Cycle of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture in Muscat

As part of the closing programme of the Aga Khan Award in its 15th cycle, which took place in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, Her Excellency Sheikha Mai bint Mohammed Al Khalifa, Chairperson of the Board of Directors of the...

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Call for application: Strengthening Capacities of World Heritage Professionals In the Arab Region for Cultural and Natural Sites

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) and ICOMOS International, in collaboration with ICCROM, IUCN, UNESCO World Heritage Centre and the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in Egypt, are organising a Capacity Building Programme for World Heritage Professionals in...

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The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage and the World Heritage Leadership Program organises a regional meeting to strengthen Heritage sites in the Arab World in the face of challenges

On 24 October 2022, the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH), in cooperation with the ICCROM-IUCN World Heritage Leadership Program (WHLP), organised an online follow-up meeting to strengthen the capacities of heritage specialists by supporting them to develop risk...

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As part of efforts to assist Arab countries preserve their natural and cultural heritage The Arab Regional Center for World Heritage organises an impact assessment workshop with the participation of Arab experts

From 17 to 19 October 2022, the Arab Regional Center for World Heritage (ARC-WH) organised a training workshop for trainers entitled “Impact assessment: in the context of World Heritage sites” online with experts and specialists from Arab countries. The workshop...

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The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage participates in the MONDIACULT 2022

The Arab Regional Center for World Heritage (ARC-WH) participated in the UNESCO World Conference on Cultural Policies and Sustainable Development for 2022 MONDIACULT, which was held in Mexico from 28 to 30 September 2022, under the patronage of His Excellency...

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Launch of World Heritage Days in celebration of the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

Today, Sunday, 25 September 2022, the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) launched "World Heritage Days" activities at the Centre’s premises in the presence of Her Excellency Sheikha Mai bint Mohammed Al Khalifa, Chairperson of the Board of ARC-WH...

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The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage organises World Heritage Days in celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Centre and the 50th anniversary of the World Heritage Convention

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH), and in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the World Heritage Convention, ARC-WH is delighted to announce the week-long event, World...

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