Contribution to the coordination meeting regarding the Phase I workshop on producing management plans for selected heritage sites in Tunisia

Within the framework of the project, Phase I workshop focused on producing site management plans for the World Heritage sites in Tunisia, the World Monuments Fund (WMF), in partnership with ARCWH and the Institut National du Patrimoine organised a coordination...

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Contribution to the ‘1st Annual Symposium of Islamic Art and Architecture’ organised by the University of Bahrain

The University of Bahrain, College of Engineering, Department of Architecture and Interior Design, organised the 1st Annual Symposium of Islamic Art and Architecture on 3 December 2020 to celebrate the International Day of Islamic Art and the contribution that Islamic...

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Third Workshop: Strengthening Capacities of World Heritage Professionals in the Arab Region for Cultural and Mixed sites

ARC-WH and ICOMOS International will be organising the third version of the advanced workshop Strengthening Capacities of World Heritage Professionals in the Arab Region for Cultural and Mixed site on 7, 8, 10 December 2020. The course will be held...

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‘Rescuing the Mamluk Minbars of Cairo’ presented by Dr Abdulhamid Salah

In honour of International Day of Islamic Art (18 November), ARC-WH presents a recorded lecture by Dr Abdelhamid Al Saleh as he discusses the documentation, restoration and conservation of the Mamluk Minbars of the World Heritage site of Historic Cairo...

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Contribution to the Master Programme (MSc) in Conservation and Management of Cultural Heritage (second cycle)

On 25 November, ARC-WH was asked to contribute to the second cycle of students of the Master programme (MSc) in Conservation Management of Cultural Heritage, which was held online due to the restrictive circumstances of COVID-19. The programme is implemented...

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Online Meeting: World Heritage in Danger in the Arab States Region Processes and Actions

On 23 November 2020, the UNESCO World Heritage Centre (WHC), in cooperation with the Arab Regional Centre for World (ARC-WH), organized an online meeting on the World Heritage in Danger in the Arab States Region, Processes and Actions. Participants from...

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International Day of Islamic Art

Join the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) on 25 November to commemorate the International Day of Islamic Art. The webinar will focus on the main influence Islamic Art had on Historic Cities. Proclaimed during the 40th session of...

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Contribution to World Heritage Cities Programme Urban Notebooks – Reflection of an Expert: Dr Shadia Touqan

At the request of the World Heritage Cities Programme, the Director of ARC-WH, Dr Shadia Touqan, was asked to contribute to the World Heritage Cities Programme Urban Notebooks (Newsletter October 2020) by providing an expert think piece. In her video...

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The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARCWH) Expert Meeting on Needs Assessment for Natural Heritage in the Arab Region

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage, together with its advisor and consultant, Mr. Tarek Abulhawa, is conducting a Nature Needs Assessment initiative, which included an online Expert Meeting on the Needs Assessment for Natural Heritage in the Arab Region...

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ICCROM'S Regional Course on Cultural Heritage First Aid, Peace and Resilience in Times of Crisis

This information has been provided by the International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM). To every professional interested in learning about how to safeguard cultural heritage in complex crises, build resilient communities and...

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