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A search engine about the conservation of cultural heritage
 
 

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Current state of Urban Architectural heritage in the Islamic World:
  • Urban & architectural heritage in the Islamic world: past, present and future
  • Common urban & architectural heritage elements and characteristics of Islamic States
  • Urban & architectural heritage sites within urban planning projects, and the course of urban planning in Member States
  • Incorporating elements of architectural heritage in modern architecture
  • Challenges and problems of maintaining the authenticity and quality of urban & architectural heritage
  • Cultural diversity and its impact on the development of architectural heritage in Islamic Countries
Preservation of Architectural Heritage:
  • Documentation and classification of urban & architectural heritage and the protection of intellectual property
  • Laws and regulations for protecting urban & architectural heritage and surrounding areas
  • Efforts to prepare a National Register of urban & Architectural Heritage in Islamic countries
  • International conventions to preserve urban & architectural heritage and development in Islamic countries
Economic Aspects:
  • Economic aspects in the development of architectural heritage
  • Investment feasibility in architectural heritage
  • Mechanisms for financing architectural heritage projects
  • The role of architectural heritage in domestic income growth in Islamic states
  • The role of architectural heritage and employment
  • The role of marketing in highlighting urban & architectural heritage development
  • The development of skills and refinement of craftsmen expertise in the area of restoration and renovation of architectural heritage buildings, as well as the development of craftsmen trained in traditional construction
  • Stimulating investment in raw materials from the local environment for the restoration and renovation of buildings and heritage villages
Awareness and Media:
  • The role of the media in raising awareness and educating the public on the importance of architectural heritage, and its preservation and development
  • Awareness programs in the media on the importance of architectural heritage in Islamic States
Successful Architectural Heritage Projects:
  • Rehabilitation projects and the development of heritage villages
  • Historic town center development projects
  • Heritage hotel projects
  • Traditional Market development projects
  • Craft and handicrafts projects related to construction and restoration of heritage sites
  • The utilization of architectural heritage in tourism
Government efforts and private sector initiatives:
  • Government efforts in architectural heritage development
  • Policies and regulations concerning architectural heritage
  • Size of government funds allocated to support the preservation and development of architectural heritage
  • Successful private sector initiatives in the protection, maintenance and restoration of architectural heritage
  • Private sector and public sector cooperation in restoration and development of sites
Quality, Research and Innovation:
  • Innovation and creativity in the development of architectural heritage
  • The use of technology in the development of building materials used in architectural heritage
  • Modern methods in restoration, maintenance, preservation and rehabilitation
  • Challenging of dealing with environmental factors impacting heritage sites
Training and Education in the Field of Architectural Heritage:
  • Architectural heritage in educational curricula
  • Educational programs for children in schools, as well as field trips to architectural heritage sites
  • Promoting, training and upgrading skilled manpower in the fields of restoration and preservation of architectural heritage
  • Utilization of available training organizations, institutions and resources at the local, regional, and international levels, to develop specialized programs in the fields of restoration and preservations of architectural heritage
Environmental Variables and their Impact on Architectural Heritage:
  • Important environmental factors affecting architectural heritage buildings
  • Mechanisms to deal with environmental variables affecting architectural heritage buildings
  • Development of feasible natural materials for the restoration and maintenance of heritage buildings