Conservation of the Ruins of Kua, a Medieval Swahili Town in Tanzania
This project involves site documentation, conservation, and the development of a management plan in consultation with the local community.
Encroachment and other threats are taking their toll on the ancient site of Kua, once one of the largest Swahili towns on the East African coast. [Photo credit: Project organizer]
Location: Tanzania, Eastern Africa, Africa Organiser(s): World Monuments Fund Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $150,000 (USD) Commencement Date: 09/2017 Project Status: CompletedProject owner? Update this project