The Governing Board of the Arab Regional Center for World Heritage held its regular meeting in Manama (Bahrain) on Feb.
The Advisory Committee (AC) of the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARCWH), a body of 7 independent experts, held its second meeting on Jan. 31, 2015. AC Members serve in a personal capacity and not as representatives of Member States.
A Symposium on Museums and communities was organized by ARCWH at its Headquarters on 26 January 2011. The meeting gathered some 30 participants including ARCWH Director Mounir Bouchenaki, the Director of the Clark Michael Conforti, ICOM Director Anne-Catherine Robert-Hauglustaine, et Bernard Fo
ARC-WH represented by its Deputy Director Sh.Khalifa Bin Ahmed Alkhalifa attended the workshop held in Mauritania ‘’ The Evaluation and Preservation of Cultural and Natural Heritage in Historical Cities.’’The workshop was organized by the Ministry of Culture in Mauritania and coincided with the o
At the invitation of His Royal Highness Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz, president of Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCT), a delegation from the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) visited Saudi Arabia from 9 to 13 December 2014.
Arabic, in addition to English, French, Spanish, Russian and Chinese is one of the United Nations’ six official and working languages. It is spoken by 422 people in an area stretching from the Atlantic ocean to the Arabic gulf.
Twenty-two conservation experts of the Syrian Directorate General of Antiquities and Museums (DGAM), coming from different areas of Syria, attended from 24 November to 6 December 2014 a training course: The “First Aid to Cultural Built Heritage in Syria”, held at the UNESCO Office in Bei
The ARC-WH prepared and presented the report documenting the n
The Arab States Region continues to face tremendous challenges in r