In many regions of Africa, the risks from climate change to cultural heritage are pronounced. The response to these threats has profound implications for the wider cultural an…
The Centre for Trans-Saharan Studies of the University of Maiduguri will, together with Northern Nigerian manuscript conservator Michaelle Biddle, establish a Manuscript Conse…
This project involves the conservation, digitization, and storage of manuscripts for long-term preservation and access.
This project involves a suite of preventive conservation measures to safeguard ethnic Yom ceremonial and other ethnographic objects of value to the local community.
This projects involves training and mentorship in preventive conservation of museum objects in storage.
This project involves the documentation of 256 “odus,” or stories, of the babalawos of Oyo state.
This project endeavors to strengthen Nigeria's network of rock art conservation specialists across regions.
This project involves the documentation and partial conservation of the site’s extensive system of banks and ditches spanning two Nigerian states.
This project includes survey work and the development of Mali’s first national inventory of archaeological sites.