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Programme for the protection of Iraqi cultural heritage.


  Training on use of GIS and archaeological database UNESCO Division of Cultural Heritage
With the assistance of World Monuments Fund (WMF) and Getty Conservation Institute (GCI), a training course for Iraqi professionals from the State Board of Antiquities and Heritage took place in Amman in September and November-December 2004 on the use of GIS, preparation of site database and site-conditions assessment. The training was attended by 16 Iraqi participants. 

  Training course in "The Object-ID Standard and Additional Information for Inventorying" UNESCO Amman Office

  Rehabilitation of the Child Museum, Baghdad UNESCO
The Child Museum is housed in a small building, replica of a Neo-Assyrian entrance gate in Nimrud. 

  Rehabilitation of Regional Centre for the Conservation of the Cultural Property in the Arab Countries UNESCO (Division of Cultural Heritage)
The project consists in the physical rehabilitation and refurbishment of the Regional Centre for the Conservation of the Cultural Property in the Arab Countries. It was established during the 1970s with help from UNESCO. 

  Computerized database for the National Library and State Archives in Baghdad and development of an Intranet networking for libraries UNESCO and Ministry of Culture

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