Create Cultural Spaces and Community Development
An old building was renovated by MOC in 2014 at Birzeit to be used as a museum and cultural community center. It was qualified to host cultural events, artistic residency and activities of cultural exchange. It also contributes to community development and cultural revitalization efforts in Birzeit.
Support from of the Arab Organization for Education, Culture and Science was received.
- Preservation, restoration and use of traditional buildings as spaces for cultural activities.
- Creation of a site for artistic residency and cultural exchange.
- Strengthening partnership with local communities.
- Creating a cultural center and a new space equipped to host events.
- Using the archaeological identity of the site for exhibitions and workshops related to heritage.
- Promoting community participation in cultural activities.
$ 40000 from the Arab Organization for Education, Culture and Science.
The museum has been equipped and work is being in progress to run it in cooperation with Rozana Association and the Municipality of Birzeit.