The Warsaw Recommendation on Recovery and Reconstruction of Cultural Heritage

Now available in Arabic!

Publisher: UNESCO; Ministry of culture and National Heritage of the Republic of Poland

Publication year: 2018

The Warsaw Recommendation on Recovery and Reconstruction of Cultural Heritage has been published in Arabic.
This document from 2018 constituting a comprehensive set of principles concerning the process of urban reconstruction and rebuilding of historic buildings or complexes of buildings destroyed as a result of armed conflicts or natural disasters.
This soft-law instrument is the result of the international conference on the "Challenges of World Heritage recovery", which took place at the Royal Castle in Warsaw on 8 May 2018. During the conference, representatives of UNESCO, ICOMOS, ICCROM, World Bank and the Global Alliance for Urban Crises met for the first time to discuss problems related to the reconstruction of World Heritage sites. Over 200 participants representing all regions of the world attended the meeting.

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