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Cash for work: promoting local employment through heritage conservation in historic cities (Yemen) Historic Town of Zabid
Old City of Sana'a
Old Walled City of Shibam
Yemen In the context of long-standing conflict, a cash-for-work scheme provides young people with employment opportunities while contributing to the conservation of urban heritage in four historic cities. Gender Equality 2023-02-16
Celebrating community and heritage through the George Town Heritage Celebrations (Malaysia) Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca Malaysia The annual celebration features an interactive and educational programme that includes workshops and performances in the streets of the historic city of George Town. Through the Celebrations, the local communities ... Gender Equality 2022-06-27
Community-centred revitalisation of Souq al-Silah in Cairo (Egypt) Historic Cairo Egypt A long-standing project has been working to revitalise a commercial street in the historic district of Darb al-Ahmar and reconnect the local community with their cultural heritage. The project, developed with help ... Gender Equality 2023-02-16
Cultural entrepreneurship in Cidade Velha, Ribeira Grande (Cabo Verde) Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande Cabo Verde A wide-ranging programme aims to build capacity amongst local residents to understand the potentials offered by cultural heritage, by supporting and enhancing local cultural entrepreneurship. The initiative includes ... Gender Equality 2023-02-16
Polo del '900: an inclusive, multi-functional cultural centre in downtown Turin (Italy) Residences of the Royal House of Savoy Italy The model of the Polo del 900 proposes collaboration as a solution for institutional and cultural fragmentation which forms the core of a new ecology of creative cultural systems and puts community at the core of ... Gender Equality 2023-02-16