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Launch of the Road Map to add the city of Salt to the World Heritage List

Translated from Ad-Dustour

On Wednesday 02/04/2015 the Department of Antiquities announced finalizing the Action Plan for the preparation of the inclusion of the city of Salt in the World Heritage List file during an expanded meeting that was held at the Department of Antiquities. In the meeting HE Dr. Munther Jamhawi, the Director General of the Department of Antiquities, Engineer Khalid Khashman, the mayor of Salt, and Ms. Costanza Farina UNESCO Representative in Jordan were present.

The implementation of the road map, which was prepared by experts in UNESCO, along with the agreement of a group of international and local experts, was discussed in order to start the preparation of the scientific and technical studies pertaining the preparation of the nomination file of the UNESCO World Heritage sites list in order to preserve the unique architectural heritage of the city of Salt.