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SCTH Hosts Training Workshop for Urban Heritage

Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH), represented by the National Center for Tourism Human Resources Development, organised a training workshop from December 05–06 for people working in the field of urban heritage in cooperation with the SCTH branch in Jazan and the SCTH's Urban Heritage Center.

The aim was to achieve a broad participation by local communities in urban heritage as well as to encourage them to play key roles in the development and conservation of national urban heritage.

The workshop discussed a number of important issues that develops urban heritage and conservation methods, as well as, the role of documentation in the preservation of urban heritage and the applications of structural renovation of the traditional buildings. To conclude the workshop a global experience in the rehabilitation of heritage sites was also reviewed.