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EU Ambassador on a walking tour of the Erbil citadel World Heritage property

20/10/2019
, Iraq

EU Ambassador, H.E. Martin Huth, on a walking tour of the Erbil citadel World Heritage property, accompanied by the high commission for the Erbil citadel revitalization and UNESCO Iraq.

The EU is supporting a programme of cooperation with the authorities and UNESCO Iraq to continue the conservation and revitalization of the citadel.

The programme involves the rehabilitation of historic buildings in and around the citadel, support for cultural activities and training on heritage management and tourism and hopes to generate employment opportunities for the local community and IDPs.