UNESCO holds the first International Colloquium on the Conservation of World Heritage Earthen Architecture

UNESCO holds the first International Colloquium on the Conservation of World Heritage Earthen ArchitectureMonday, January 7, 2013- Within framework of the World Heritage Earthen Architecture Programme (WHEAP), an international colloquium on the conservation of earthen architecture was organized at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, in partnership with CRAterre-ENSAG, on 17 and 18 December 2012.

Highlights of the conference
The meeting was marked by the presence of 40 experts from all regions of the world, from institutions like the Aga Khan Trust For Culture, the World Monuments Fund and the Getty Conservation Institute, who were able to share their research in the areas of prevention and conservation of World Heritage earthen architecture.

via UNESCO World Heritage Centre.
Earlier related: Luis Monreal, General Manager of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture to speak at The International Colloquium organized by UNESCO

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