Central Asia

Projects in Central Asia

EAP1306 Silk Museum

The Caucasian Silk Circle: Digitising Photo Collection of the State Silk Museum in Georgia

The State Silk Museum of Georgia holds the only documentary evidence of the practice of sericulture in the 19th century. Taken during expeditions of the Caucasian Sericulture …

Explore project
EAP Placeholder

Preserving Endangered Archives on Ismailism and Central Asian Cultural Heritage at Semyonov’s Library in Tajikistan

While travelling across the Near East and Central Asia in the 19th and 20th centuries, Soviet historian Aleksandr Semyonov collected material around the history and culture of…

Explore project
EAP910 1 1 1 2

(Re)Collecting the Heritage of the Silk Road: Tajikistan’s pre-Russian Past in Documents

While recent decades have seen a growth in the number of document-based histories of the 18th and 19th centuries in Tajikistan, the pre-Russian period remains poorly studied a…

Explore project
Eap 848

Digitisation of Georgian national heritage materials at the National Scientific Library

The National Scientific Library of Georgia holds the Library-Museum of Joseph Grishashvili, one of the most valuable and full archives in the Caucasus. The material covers a p…

Explore project
3 0047 rz

Digitization of Folklore Archive at Rudaki Institute of Lang. and Lit.

The Rudaki Institute of Language and Literature archive serves as one of very few existing repositories of Tajikistan's expressive culture. This project works to preserve and …

Explore project
Tower in full

Community Rehabilitation in Georgia - restoring the Tsiskarauli Tower

“Community Rehabilitation of the Tsiskarauli Tower” was an ALIPH-funded partnership project by INTO, the National Trust of Georgia and REMPART following a model of community r…

Explore project
13996927230 ef7400840d c

Conservation of the Late 17th-Century Church of Saint Sargis in Meghri

This project involves the conservation of the building and its interior wall paintings.

Explore project
2019 First Aid to Documentary Heritage Under Threat Conservartecuador Website

Uzbekistan, Private Archives of Galina A. Pugachenkova

The Heritage Alert Observatory safeguarded the archive of academic Galina Pugachenkova (1915 – 2007) and made it digitally available on an open access database that they have …

Explore project
31224952178 d0fcdf262c c

Conservation of Bronze Age Mosaics at Gonur Depe

This project includes a cataloguing component and training workshops.

Explore project