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July 2019

Watch Day: Potager du Roi

Each year, dozens of Watch Days are organized at World Monuments Watch sites by their communities to highlight the importance of local stewardship in the sustainable preservation of heritage sites. ... Read more
Country: 
France
Date: 
April 2019

Celebrating World Heritage Day: Tebaida Leonesa

Each year on April 18, we celebrate World Heritage Day to bring global attention to the conservation needs of treasured sites and celebrate the diversity of our shared, global heritage. This year’s theme is rural heritage, raising awareness about the relevance of rural landscapes and the... Read more
Country: 
Spain
Date: 
March 2019

A Joyous Occassion at Beta Golgotha & Mika'el

Since 2007, WMF and ARCCH have partnered to address the conservation of the rock-hewn churches in Lalibela, Ethiopia, engaging in the management and presentation of the site and training local personnel in sustainable conservation practices for its long-term maintenance. ... Read more
Country: 
Ethiopia
Date: 
March 2019

Celebrating Women in Heritage

Each year on March 8th, International Women's Day applauds the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women around the world. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. ... Read more
Countries: 
Australia, Egypt, India, Japan, Mexico, Myanmar, Thailand
Date: 
September 2018

Venturing into the Mellah’s Past

Yousef El Miadi and Laura Brandt met while pursuing their master’s in World Heritage Studies at Brandenburg University of Technology in Cottbus, Germany. A joint project led Yousef and Laura to nominate the Jewish Quarter of Essaouira, Morocco, to the 2018 World Monuments Watch. Now, they... Read more
Country: 
Morocco

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