Posts tagged #world heritage

Merekara Kara: Pinch me, I'm dreaming

To be honest, it hasn’t really sunk in that I’ll be getting on a flight this evening, travelling for 17hrs to Dubai and then another 2hrs to Bahrain. I’ve had work, been packing and sorting out logistics on my end so until I am standing in front of the international departure gates, this is all a dream.

Posted on June 20, 2018 and filed under World Heritage 2018.

Shaymaa Arif: Heritage and Identity

I care about making it clear once and for all that the protection of heritage sites is so incredibly important and taking that away is stripping away our connections with the land. It is trying to erase traces of a civilisation and a people by way of erasing their history. There needs to be a bigger movement, a bigger push to educate the world on the importance of protecting heritage.

Posted on June 26, 2017 and filed under World Heritage 2017.