Training in Action: Protecting Libyan and Tunisian Cultural Heritage
MONDAY 4 NOVEMBER 10.00-19.00
Organized by Anna Leone (Durham), Will Wootton (KCL), Hiba Alkhalaf (KCL), Victoria Leitch (Leicester)
The Training in Action conference at the BSR brings together heritage specialists working in countries in North Africa to discuss the project’s outcomes and future directions. The aims of the Training in Action project is to protect cultural heritage which is of significant local and global socio-cultural, historic, scientific and economic value. The project delivers capacity building training for staff from respective Libyan and Tunisian national heritage organisations in documentation techniques, preventative conservation and heritage management. The training is based around the ancient site of Iunca, near Sfax in south- eastern Tunisia.