Regional training on Syrian cultural heritage: addressing the issue of illicit trafficking

When, local time: 
Sunday, 10 February 2013 - 9:00am to Wednesday, 13 February 2013 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Amman
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Under the patronage of HRH Princess Sumaya bint El Hassan and with the support of the Swiss Federal Office for Culture, the UNESCO Offices in Iraq, Beirut, Venice and the Culture Heritage Protection Treaties Section at UNESCO headquarters, the event is being organized by UNESCO Office in Amman and will take place in Amman from 10 to 13 February 2013. Representatives from Syria and neighbouring countries, togehter with international experts, will discuss the situation of illicit traffic and looting of cultural artifacts of Syria.