Conservation of Historic Monuments in Durres Damaged by the November 2019 Albania Earthquake
This project supports the post-earthquake conservation of Durrës Fortress.
The 6.4 magnitude November 2019 Albania Earthquake killed 51 people, injured approximately 3,000, and caused an estimated $1.1 billion in damage. The earthquake damaged or destroyed more than 14,000 buildings, including historic fortifications and other national monuments in the earthquake zone. [Photo credit: Project organizer]
Location: Durres, Albania, Southern Europe, Europe Organiser(s): Cultural Heritage without Borders (CHwB) Albania Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $242,000 USD Commencement Date: 06/2020 Project Status: ActiveProject owner? Update this project