In the framework of the programme of activities for safeguarding the Cultural Heritage in the Arab states region, the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) hosted on 15 and 16 November 2014 an Arab expert preparatory meeting for drafting a Charter for the protection and promotion of th
The city of Sydney-Australia is hosting from 12 until 19 November 2014 the IUCN World Parks Congress. This congress is a landmark global forum for sharing knowledge and innovation, setting the agenda for protected areas conservation for the decade to come. Building on the theme, it will present,
In order to cope with the impending danger that threatens the integrity of Cultural heritage in Irak, The Director General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, visited Iraq on Sunday, 2 November.
The Director of the ARC-WH and Special Adviser to the World Heritage of UNESCO and ICCROM Directors General, Mounir Bouchenaki, visited Egypt and Saudi Arabia, where he attended several cultural and institutional events and accomplished different tasks.In Egypt with a delegation of representative
The event was held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, in a splendid room devoted to the Temple of Dendur, given to the United States by Egypt, after the UNESCO-led campaign to save the Nubian temples.The event featured keynote speeches from John F.
It came at the end of a long conversation in the cool heat of early March in the Turkish border town of Antakya.
Syria has been home to some of the most ancient civilizations in the world.
The ARC-WH prepared and presented the report documenting the n
The Arab States Region continues to face tremendous challenges in r