ARC-WH CONTRIBUTES TO SAFEGUARDING TIMBUKTU HERITAGE

In response to the appeal launched by the Director-General of UNESCO, Madam Irina Bokova, to protect the cultural World Heritage of the city of Timbuktu in Mali, the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage in Bahrain offered its assistance to the authorities of Mali to support them in their efforts to rehabilitate and restore the damaged historic monuments and manuscr

MEETING ON SYRIA'S HERITAGE

On March 23rd 2014, a meeting was held, at the headquarters of the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage in Bahrain, between Dr. Maamoun Abdulkarim, Director General of Antiquities and Museums of the Syrian Arab Republic (Ministry of Culture), and Dr. Mounir Bouchenaki, Director of the Arab Regional Centre

WORKSHOP: THE APPLICATION OF THE ECOSYSTEM APPROACH TO MAINTAIN OYSTER BEDS IN THE KINGDOM OF BAHRAIN

On March 18, 2014, the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) hosted, at its headquarters in Manama, the third national workshop on “the application of the ecosystem approach to maintain oyster beds in the Kingdom of Bahrain". The workshop, attended by public and private sector representatives, civil society organizations and many academics, falls within the

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  • Workshop: the application of the ecosystem approach to maintain oyster beds in the Kingdom of Bahrain

    On March 18, 2014, the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) hosted, at its headquarters in Manama, the third national workshop on “the

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  • Meeting on Syria's Heritage

    23 March 2014 The Director General of Antiquities and Museums of the Syrian Arab Republic - Dr.

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  • ARC-WH CONTRIBUTES TO SAFEGUARDING Timbuktu HERITAGE

    In response to the appeal launched by the Director-General of UNESCO, Madam Irina Bokova, to protect the cultural World Heritage of the city of Tim

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  • Building Regional Capacity for Effective Law Enforcement in World Heritage Sites

    As part of the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage’s response to the issue of hazards, which are increasingly affecting natural World Heritage

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  • Third Governing Board Decisions

    H E Sheikha Mai Bint Mohammed Al Khalifa, Minister of Culture of the Kingdom of Bahrain and Chairperson of the Governing Board, presided over and a

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  • The agreement with the Arabian Gulf Information and Documentation Centre

    Dr Ibrahim Al Shukri, Director of the Arabian Gulf Information and Documentation Centre in Kuwait, and Mounir Bouchenaki, Director of the Arab Regi

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  • The Marshlands of Southern Iraq might become World Heritage

    The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage, in Bahrain, welcomed representatives of the UNESCO Office for Iraq (located in Amman ) and a group of

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  • The Advisory Committee of the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

    Following the meeting of the Arab States’ focal points for nature and culture, which was held from November 24 to 26, 2013, in Bahrain, the members

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  • The Arab States’ Focal Points for World Heritage

    The second regional meeting of the Arab States’ Focal Points for World Heritage, organized by the UNESCO World Heritage Centre and ARC-WH, was held

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  • April 2014

    Mission to Socatra

    Ms Haifaa Abdulhalim, World Heritage Coordinator at the Arab Regional Centre, and IUCN team, will

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  • June 2014

    23rd technical session of the ICC-Angkor

    Mounir Bouchenaki, Director of teh Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage, will participate at t

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  • May 2014

    Third session of the Governing Board of CRIHAP in Beijing

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  • June 2014

    Workshop: Wadi al Salam cemetery in Najaf

    The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage wlil be hosting, from June 3 to 5, 2014, at its headq

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  • May 2014

    H.E. Shaikha Mai al-Khalifa, Minister of Culture, in her first visit to Yemen

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  • May 2014

    Fourth Annual Coordination Meeting of the UNESCO World Heritage-related Category 2 Institutes and Centres

    ARC-WH Director, Mounir Bouchenaki will participate at the "Fourth Annual Coordination Meeting of

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