Middle East

Projects in Middle East

ELDP

Preservation of the spoken language of Iraqi Jews

The Endangered Language Documentation Programme (ELDP) provides grants worldwide to for the linguistic documentation of endangered language and knowledge. Grantees create mult…

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Documenting the Mandaeans' rituals

The Endangered Language Documentation Programme (ELDP) provides grants worldwide to for the linguistic documentation of endangered language and knowledge. Grantees create mult…

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Preservation of the spoken Jewish Iraqi - Phase 2

The Endangered Language Documentation Programme (ELDP) provides grants worldwide to for the linguistic documentation of endangered language and knowledge. Grantees create mult…

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Documenting the language of the Modern Assyrian Mountaineers of Nala: an ancient language endangered though migration and oblivion

The Endangered Language Documentation Programme (ELDP) provides grants worldwide to for the linguistic documentation of endangered language and knowledge. Grantees create mult…

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Community documentation of biocultural diversity in the eastern Yemeni province of al-Mahrah

The Endangered Language Documentation Programme (ELDP) provides grants worldwide to for the linguistic documentation of endangered language and knowledge. Grantees create mult…

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35 Emergency Digitization of Collection of National Museum of Aden c DLME

Emergency Digitization and Inventory of the Collection of the National Museum of Aden

The Museum holds several thousand archaeological, historical, and ethnographical objects although many were damaged or looted. DLME is working with the museum to secure the re…

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34 Documenting Yemeni built heritage at risk Queen Arwa Mosque Jibla 3 D reconstruction c CEFAS

Documenting Yemeni-Built Heritage at Risk

Much of Yemen’s unique heritage has been severely damaged by conflict. In response, French and Italian teams are collaborating with Yemeni authorities to document and assess u…

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33 The Dhamar Museum Recovery Projects CAORC

The Dhamar Museum Recovery and Documentation Project

The Dhamar Museum, one of Yemen’s largest and most important regional museums, was heavily damaged during conflict. CAORC will recover, document and shelter the collection, wh…

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32 Al Badr Palace c WMF

Reconstruction of the Al-Badr Palace and Revitalization of the Ta’izz National Museum Complex

The Al-Badr Palace is an Ottoman-era building, part of the Ta’izz National Museum complex. It was severely damaged during conflict, and over 15,000 objects from the museum col…

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