World Arabic Language Day: 'Arabic Language, a bridge between civilisations'

Join us this Saturday at 11 am at the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage in Manama, Bahrain, to celebrate World Arabic Language Day, held annually on 18 December. This year’s lecture will examine the topic of “Arabic Language, a...

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Tabe’a III report: Conflict and climate change pressures on natural World Heritage in the Arab region

The third report of its kind since 2015, Tabe’a III is the only publication documenting progress, challenges and opportunities for protecting outstanding natural areas in the Arab States through the World Heritage Convention. It is part of a cooperative programme...

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Launch of the second edition of the book World Heritage of Arab Countries.

The Arab Regional Center for World Heritage launched the second edition of the book "World Heritage Sites in the Arab Countries" on Friday, November 19, 2021; At the headquarters of UNESCO in Paris, France. Her Excellency Sheikha Mai Bint Mohammed...

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International Conference on Integrated Reconstruction and Post-trauma Impact on Communities and the Socio-Economic Aspects of Recovery

World Heritage sites as well as other monuments, significant historic rural and urban areas, both in the Arab region and elsewhere around the world, have been severely affected by deliberate destruction, often as part of armed conflicts, with significant loss...

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Exploring Cultural Heritage of the Arab Region: Potential offered for a more balanced World Heritage List

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) and the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) are pleased to announce the launch of the study “Exploring Cultural Heritage of the Arab Region: Potential offered for a more balanced World...

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The United States and Bahrain: Strengthening Bilateral Ties to Fight Against the Illicit Trade in Cultural Property

Join Us Live for a Stimulating Discussion with Leaders in Culture and Government On October 28, join the Antiquities Coalition, in collaboration with the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities and the U.S. Department of State, for a live webinar...

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Preparation of management systems and plans for cultural World Heritage Sites

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH), in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture and Arts in Algeria, is currently carrying out an online training workshop on the ‘Preparation of management systems and plans for cultural World Heritage Sites’...

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Training workshop on mechanisms of the World Heritage Convention and the nomination process

In collaboration with the Ministry of Culture and Youth (United Arab Emirates), the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) is organising an online ‘training workshop on the mechanisms and concepts of the World Heritage Convention and the nomination process’...

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Training workshop on the preparation of the state of conservation reports and impact assessment studies

The Arab Regional Center for World Heritage (ARC-WH), in collaboration with the National Heritage Institute (INP) in Tunisia, is organising an online workshop on the drafting of state of conservation reports (SOC) and Heritage Impact Studies (HIA). The workshop aims...

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Call for Applications: Capacity Building Workshop on Geophysics Analysis in Conservation for the Arab States

World Monuments Fund (WMF) through ILUCIDARE program (www.ilucidare.eu), and the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) have the pleasure to announce the call for applications to a capacity building workshop for the Arab States on Geophysics Analysis in Conservation...

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