​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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Webinar: CULTURAL HERITAGE AND PEOPLE - BUILDING RESILIENCE IN THE SUPERIMPOSED TRAUMA

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) will be organizing an online webinar: Cultural heritage and people - building resilience in the superimposed trauma on 21 December 2020 at 11:00 – 15:00 (CET), within the framework of the Conference...

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

From 7,8, 10 December 2020, ARC-WH, in collaboration with ICOMOS, organised the third version of the Strengthening Capacities of World Heritage Professionals in the Arab Region for Cultural and Mixed sites, which was held online due to the travel restrictions...

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Journey of a Water Tank: transportation of a water tank to Fermhin dragon's blood tree nursery (Socotra) – Phase II of the Plant Nursery

ARC-WH was recently in Socotra and seized the chance to find a solution, together with its Focal Point for Socotra, for the transportation of a large water tank that was needed for the endemic plant nursery established in the mountainous...

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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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