PRESS RELEASES

Press Releases February 22, 2012

Global Heritage Fund Receives $400,000 Pledge from Vehbi Koç Foundation and $125,000 Pledge from J.M. Kaplan Fund for Conservation of Göbekli Tepe, Turkey

Contact: GHF Press Relations +1.650.325.7520 press@globalheritagefund.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Global Heritage Fund Receives $400,000 Pledge from Vehbi KoçFoundation and $125,000 Pledge from J.M. Kaplan Fund forConservation of Göbekli Tepe, Turkey PALO ALTO, CA — Global Heritage Fund (GHF), an international conservancy devoted to saving endangered cultural heritage sites in developing countries, has secured…

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Press Releases November 28, 2011

Global Heritage Fund Welcomes New Chief Financial Officer and Chief Development Officer

Contact: GHF Press Relations 650-325-7520 press@globalheritagefund.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Global Heritage Fund Welcomes NewChief Financial Officer and Chief Development Officer Bob Stanton and Bob Woods tapped to take GHF into its second decade of growth and excellence in global heritage conservation and community development PALO ALTO, CA — Global Heritage Fund (GHF), an…

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Press Releases June 28, 2011

International Conference to Focus on Libyan Heritage Sites Endangered by Current Conflict

Contact: GHF Press Relations 650-325-7520 press@globalheritagefund.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE International Conference to Focus on Libyan Heritage SitesEndangered by Current Conflict Dr. Serenella Ensoli, Project Director for GHF Cyrene, to SpeakAbout Africa’s Largest Ancient Greek Site PALO ALTO, CA — Global Heritage Fund (GHF), an international conservancy devoted to saving endangered cultural heritage sites…

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Press Releases June 20, 2011

Global Heritage Fund Announces Recipients of 2011 Global Heritage Preservation Fellowships

Contact: GHF Press Relations 650-325-7520 press@globalheritagefund.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Global Heritage Fund Announces Recipients of2011 Global Heritage Preservation Fellowships 16 Grantees Will Begin Preservation Projects at Heritage Sites in Developing Countries Across the World PALO ALTO, CA — Global Heritage Fund (GHF), an international conservancy devoted to saving endangered cultural heritage sites in…

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Press Releases June 20, 2011

GHF, PACUNAM and Prince Albert Foundation Host Opening of Maya Exhibition at Quai Branly Museum in Paris

Contact: GHF Press Relations 650-325-7520 press@globalheritagefund.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GHF, PACUNAM and Prince Albert Foundation Host Opening ofMaya Exhibition at Quai Branly Museum in Paris “Maya: From Dawn to Dusk” Highlights Discoveries Made atMirador and Brings Guatemalan Maya to the World PALO ALTO, CA — Global Heritage Fund (GHF), an international conservancy devoted…

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Press Releases June 17, 2011

Global Heritage Fund Project Site Göbekli Tepe Featured on Cover of National Geographic

Contact: GHF Press Relations 650-325-7520 press@globalheritagefund.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Global Heritage Fund Project Site Göbekli Tepe Featured on Cover of National Geographic “The Birth of Religion” Tells Story of 11,600-Year-Old Temple and How it is Reshaping Ideas About the Dawn of Civilization PALO ALTO, CA — Global Heritage Fund (GHF) is pleased to…

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Press Releases June 08, 2011

Global Heritage Fund Selects Marcahuamachuco for Second New Conservation and Community Development Project in Peru

Contact: GHF Press Relations 650-325-7520 press@globalheritagefund.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Global Heritage Fund Selects Marcahuamachuco for Second New Conservation and Community Development Project in Peru After Two-Year Review of 30 Major Archaeological Sites, Monumental Pre-Incan Site in Northern Highlands Joins GHF Chavín de Huántar PALO ALTO, CA – June 8, 2011 – Global Heritage…

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Press Releases April 25, 2011

Global Heritage Fund’s Mirador Project Profiled in Smithsonian Magazine Cover Story

Global Heritage Fund’s Mirador ProjectProfiled in Smithsonian Magazine Cover Story “El Mirador, the Lost City of the Maya” Tells Story of GHF Project Director Richard Hansen’s Efforts to Preserve2,500-Year Old Mayan Metropolis PALO ALTO, CA — April 25 2011 — Global Heritage Fund (GHF) is pleased to announce the Smithsonian publication of “El…

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Press Releases April 20, 2011

Prince Albert II of Monaco Visits Mirador to Support Conservation and Sustainable Development Efforts

Contact: GHF Press Relations 650-325-7520 press@globalheritagefund.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Prince Albert II of Monaco Visits Mirador to SupportConservation and Sustainable Development Efforts Prince’s Foundation to Join Coalition to Support “Conservation Incentives and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity in the Maya Biosphere Reserve” PALO ALTO, CA — April 20 2011 — Prince Albert II of…

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Press Releases March 15, 2011

Global Heritage Fund Launches Innovative Early Warning and Threat Monitoring System for Cultural Heritage Sites in Developing Countries

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: GHF Press Relations 650-325-7520 press@globalheritagefund.org Global Heritage Fund Launches Innovative Early Warning and Threat Monitoring System for Cultural Heritage Sites inDeveloping Countries Global Heritage Network (GHN) Enables Worldwide Expert andStakeholder Collaboration Using Satellite Imaging Technologiesto Save Earth’s Most Significant andEndangered Cultural Heritage Sites PALO ALTO, CA, March 15, 2011…

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Press Releases October 17, 2010

Report: Imperiled, Underfunded Global Heritage Sites a 00 Billion Opportunity for Developing Nations

Press Contact: Global Heritage Fund +1.650.325.7520 press@globalheritagefund.org Report: Imperiled, Underfunded Global Heritage Sites a $100 Billion Opportunity for Developing Nations “Saving Our Vanishing Heritage” Details the Loss of and Threats to Major Archaeological and Cultural Heritage Sites in Developing Countries Over the Past Decade – and Successful Models of Preservation Twenty Sites Identified…

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Press Releases July 20, 2010

Chavín de Huántar in Peru Received Major Grant for Sustainable Conservation and Community Development

Contact: Global Heritage Fund +1.650.325.7520 press@globalheritagefund.org CHAVÍN DE HUÁNTAR IN PERU RECEIVED MAJOR GRANT FOR SUSTAINABLE CONSERVATION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT Endangered UNESCO World Heritage site to receive a major boost in support thanks to a new grant of US$300,000 from Antamina July 20, 2010 – Palo Alto, California USA – The conservation project…

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Press Releases June 30, 2010

Visit of His Royal Highness, Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester to The Banteay Chhmar Conservation Training Project, Cambodia

THE MINISTRY OF CULTURE & FINE ARTS IN COLLABORATION WITH AND THE GLOBAL HERITAGE FUND 26th – 28th June 2010 HRH The Duke of Glouccester with John Sanday GHF Field Director The Global Heritage Fund team in Cambodia had the honor of hosting the private visit of HRH the Duke of Gloucester to…

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Press Releases June 24, 2010

Global Heritage Fund (GHF) and British Ambassador Andrew Mace to host His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester KG GCVO At Prasat Banteay Chhmar, Cambodia

Contact details: James Hooper Global Heritage Fund – UK Manager +44 (0)7970 034 535 jhooper@globalheritagefund.org London 24th June 2010 GHF UK Manager, James Hooper(left) and GHF Asia and Pacific Programs Director, John Sanday(center), greet HRH the Duke of Gloucester(right). The British Embassy in Cambodian and the Global Heritage Fund (GHF) today announced that…

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Press Releases March 22, 2010

Preservation by Design: Safeguarding the World's Cultural Heritage Opens at Meridian International Center March 20, 2010 – May 16, 2010

International photo exhibition of 77 works chronicles preservation efforts of endangered cultural heritage sites in developing countries. WASHINGTON, March 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Meridian International Center and California-based Global Heritage Fund announce the opening of an international photographic exhibition, Preservation by Design: Safeguarding the World’s Cultural Heritage on Saturday, March 20, 2010. The 77…

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Press Releases March 20, 2010

Preservation by Design: Safeguarding the World's Cultural Heritage Opens at Meridian International Center March 20, 2010 – May 16, 2010

International photo exhibition of 77 works chronicles preservation efforts of endangered cultural heritage sites in developing countries. Click here to learn more about the event. WASHINGTON, March 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Meridian International Center and California-based Global Heritage Fund announce the opening of an international photographic exhibition, Preservation by Design: Safeguarding the World’s Cultural…

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Press Releases February 10, 2010

Global Heritage Fund Invests in Archaeological Conservation and Sustainable Community Development in Ciudad Perdida

Press Contact: Jasmin Arneja, Vice President of Development jasmin@globalheritagefund.org +1 (650) 325 7520 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Global Heritage Fund Invests in Archaeological Conservation and Sustainable Community Development in Ciudad Perdida GHF Leads Joint Effort to Save One of Colombia’s Most Important Archaeological Sites of the Tayrona Civilization-Ciudad Perdida Bogota, Colombia – February 10,…

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Press Releases January 11, 2010

Global Heritage Fund and Heritage Watch International announce landmark agreement to support Prasat Banteay Chhmar

Contact: James Hooper Global Heritage Fund – UK Manager +44 (0)7970 034 535 jhooper@globalheritagefund.org Global Heritage Fund (GHF) and Heritage Watch International (HW) announced a new partnership that will strategically align the two organisation’s work in Cambodia closer and maximise the benefits for the people of Banteay Chhmar and the historic monuments of…

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Press Releases December 03, 2009

Global Heritage Fund (GHF) announces Cambodia Corporate Council to support Banteay Chhmar Conservation and Training Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: James Hooper Global Heritage Fund – UK Manager +44 (0)7970 034 535 jhooper@globalheritagefund.org GLOBAL HERITAGE FUND (GHF) announces Cambodia Corporate Council to support Banteay Chhmar Conservation and Training Project GHF Celebrates award from USAID for Community Based Tourism, Banteay Chhmar GHF today announced the inauguration of a Cambodian Corporate…

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Press Releases October 22, 2009

UNESCO World Heritage Site Cyrene in Libya Honored with 2009 World Tourism Award for Integrated Cultural Heritage Preservation

UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE CYRENE IN LIBYA HONORED WITH 2009 WORLD TOURISM AWARD FOR INTEGRATED CULTURAL HERITAGE PRESERVATION International Conservancy Global Heritage Fund Leads Consortium of Partners In Historic Preservation, Management And Maintenance of Cyrene October 22 2009 – Palo Alto, California USA – Cyrene received the 2009 World Tourism Award for its…

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