Young Heritage Professionals Forum 2018

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In conjunction with the 42nd session of the World Heritage Committee, and in line with the UNESCO World Heritage Education Programme, the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities will be hosting the World Heritage Young Professionals Forum 2018 under the theme of ‘Protecting Heritage in an Ever-changing World’ from 17 to 26 June 2018 in Manama. The scientific programme is developed in cooperation with Non-Governmental Organization Diadrasis.
The Forum aims to transmit the values of World Heritage, highlighting the potential that World Heritage education may have for facilitating sustainable development. It is addressed to young professionals who will be invited to reflect upon the complexity of preserving heritage in a constantly evolving world, with the help of international experts.
At the end of the Forum, a declaration to convey the message of the young professionals to the international community will be produced and presented to the World Heritage Committee.