UNESCO Cultural Conventions: Mechanisms and Procedures

From 5-6 April 2020, ARC-WH, in collaboration with the Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa Academy for Diplomatic Studies, held a two-day online workshop entitled UNESCO Cultural Conventions: Mechanism and Procedures. A total of 40 employees from the Ministry of Foreign...

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An online workshop for the draft nomination proposal for the site of the Fortifications of the City of Wahran

From 22 to 31 March 2021, ARC-WH, in close collaboration with the Algerian Ministry of Culture and Arts, will be organising an online capacity-building workshop via Zoom on the project proposal of the site of the Fortification of the City...

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Conclusion of the second webinar: Cultural Heritage and People in the Post-Trauma Process: Building Resilience through Integrated Reconstruction and Recovery of Heritage

On 9 March 2021, the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) held a second webinar on the topics of reconstruction and post-trauma recovery entitled Cultural Heritage and People in the Post-Trauma Process: Building Resilience through Integrated Reconstruction and Recovery...

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Workshop on the Preparation of a National Heritage Inventory for Cultural Heritage of Yemen

Following the official request from the General Organization for the Preservation of Historic Cities in Yemen (GOPHCY), ARC-WH initiated its project by organising a two-day online orientation workshop from 22-23 February 2021 to provide technical assistance in the preparation and...

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Webinar: Cultural Heritage and People in the Post-Trauma Process: Building Resilience through Integrated Reconstruction and Recovery of Heritage

Following the success of the first webinar, Cultural heritage and people - building resilience in the superimposed trauma, held on 21 December 2020, ARC-WH is organising the second webinar, Cultural Heritage and People in the Post-Trauma Process: Building Resilience through...

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10th Meeting of the Governing Board Of the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

Today, 15 February 2021, the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC –WH), based in Manama, Bahrain, welcomed its Governing Board Members to its 10th annual meeting, held online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The virtual meeting was opened by...

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Conclusion of the first webinar: Cultural Heritage and People – Building Resilience in the Superimposed Trauma

Today, 21 December 2020, the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) held the webinar: Cultural Heritage and People - building resilience in the superimposed trauma and welcomed viewers from across the globe. The webinar was organised in the framework...

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​ICCROM announces: Warsaw Recommendation now available in Arabic​

ICCROM Athar, in collaboration with the Polish Delegation to UNESCO, announces the translation of the Warsaw Recommendation on Recovery and Reconstruction of Cultural Heritage to Arabic. The translation of this document is a positive step forward towards the safeguarding and...

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World Arabic Language Day: 'Arabic Language Academies: Necessity or Luxury?'

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) in cooperation with Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) will be celebrating World Arabic Language Day, held annually on 18 December, by sharing a recorded lecture that examines the topic of...

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Arab regional meeting on the role and aspirations of the Arab Regional Center for World Heritage to support the efforts of the Arab countries in the preservation of the heritage of humanity

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage organized earlier today, Monday the 14th of December 2020, a virtual regional Arab meeting, on the role of the Centre and its aspirations to support the efforts of Arab countries in preserving the...

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