Her Majesty Queen Sofía and Her Excellency Shaikha Mai Bint Mohammed Al Khalifa Of Bahrain Honored at Annual World Monuments Fund Hadrian Gala on October 21, 2015
The grand ballroom of Cipriani’s 42nd Street was filled with approximately 350 guests on October 21, 2015, to celebrate World Monuments Fund’s 50th Anniversary and to honor two remarkable women for their accomplishments and leadership on behalf of heritage preservation.
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Restoration of Mandalay’s Famed Teak Monastery to Resume After Setbacks
An ambitious restoration of Mandalay’s Shwe Nan Daw Kyaung Monastery looks set to resume in February, following lengthy delays in the supply of teak pillars needed to repair the building’s terrace.
Using Laser Scanners to Preserve Antiquities in ISIS’ Cross Hairs
A feature article on WMF's work in Babylon, Iraq.
World Monuments Fund convoca a concurso de pintura para colegiales en Trujillo
Crews Work to Save Babylon
CNN’s Ben Wedeman meets the team trying to preserve what’s left of the ancient city of Babylon for future generations. Segment features WMF’s Jeff Allen.
Nepal mourns and prepares to rebuild after heritage is destroyed in deadly quake
Lisa Ackerman is interviewed about the devastating impact of the earthquake in Nepal.