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Durham University

Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS)

Event Archive

Work in Progress:Heritage Handicrafts: Preserving and Marketing

3rd December 2019, 13:00 to 14:00, Seminar Room 2, History Department, Wahid Omran

Heritage handicrafts in Egypt suffers from many problems, threats and risks which causes a kind of disappearance. Therefore, documentation, reviving and marketing are the best tools to safeguard these crafts.

It will be a great opportunity to follow up the Durham experience of the heritage handicrafts in the UNESCO world heritage sites in Durham.