The recently established Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) in Manama, Bahrain, is currently recruiting a Culture Heritage Specialist. The incumbent will be responsible for the implementation of Cultural Heritage Programme for the Arab Region in ARCWH.
The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage was established as a Category 2 Centre under the auspices of UNESCO to strengthen the implementation of the 1972 World Heritage Convention in the Arab region. The main functions of ARC-WH are to:
- Disseminate information related to the World Heritage Convention.
- Strengthen capacity building in the field of World Heritage.
- Provide logistic and financial support to World Heritage stakeholders in the region.