Foreword by His Highness the Aga Khan – Of Mosaics and Mosques: A look at the campaign to preserve cultural heritage

North-South Award Ceremony Announced: His Highness the Aga Khan to receive Council of Europe AwardAs each generation leaves its mark on the social, economic, and physical world, the hope is always that its legacy will be positive and enriching, in all its dimensions. In recent times–appropriately–the cultural consequences of development actions, for the individual, the community, and the region, have grown significantly as a factor in judging both the original objectives and the effects of these activities. This publication underlines that the World Bank and many of its borrowers are among those to whom this issue is one of increasing importance.

 

Source: http://digitallibrary.un.org/record/195362?ln=en

Download: http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/208041468762947139/pdf/multi-page.pdf

https://www.amazon.com/Mosaics-Mosques-Campaign-Preserve-Development/dp/0821327321

 

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