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Global Heritage Fund Joins Protecting the Past Conference, Contributing to Solutions for Protecting Cultural Heritage in MENA

The conference was centered on producing solutions for protecting endangered cultural heritage in wartime in Tunisia with broader implications for the Middle East and North Africa. TUNIS, TUNISIA (December 4, 2017) – Global Heritage Fund joined multiple governments and international organizations at the Protecting the Past conference in Tunis, Tunisia. Aimed at highlighting…

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How Egypt Defied Terrorism and Saved Its Heritage

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Abdel Hamid Salah el-Sharief arrived at the Museum of Islamic Art in Cairo, Egypt to confront a glittering sea of broken glass. Past the smashed wooden doors and the acrid haze of smoke, the remains of the museum’s extravagant windows lay broken into countless pieces on the floor. What once offered a glimpse...
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