Historic preservation

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Historic preservation

Encompasses a broad range of activities related to preservation and conservation of the built environment by physical and intellectual methods.
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building preservation

The process of applying measures to maintain and sustain the existing materials, integrity, and form of a building, including its structure and building artifacts.
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The Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) prepared a list of 16 buildings to be declared as heritage properties which after the approval of Heritage Conservation Board has been printed in the official Punjab Gazette.
LAHORE -- The Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) prepared a list of 16 buildings to be declared as heritage properties which after the approval of Heritage Conservation Board has been printed in the official Punjab Gazette.
The sites have been listed in the official Punjab Gazette and their new status has been endorsed by the Heritage Conservation Board of WCLA.
According to a report by UAE state news agency, Wam , Zaki added: "The programme being launched in Sharjah carries great symbolic significance as the emirate has fantastic facilities, institutional expertise and fertile grounds for cultural heritage conservation and management, effectively working with the support and guidance of HH Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah."
Considered to be the most popular exhibition of sustainable hunting, equestrian and heritage conservation, Adihex aims to promote among its global audience the environmental balance between hunting and protecting the life of prey, it said.
13 (Petra)-- A tombstone dating back more than 1,200 years was discovered in north China's Hebei Province, according to the local cultural heritage conservation department.
His expertise went beyond the Philippines as he helped steer the Regional Capacity Building Programme on Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage in Asia-Pacific of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco) office in Bangkok, where he served for two decades, shuttling between Thailand and the Philippines for his heritage conservation work.
The second forum on Asian Industrial Heritage Conservation, which has a railways theme, was up and running in Chiayi City on Tuesday (July 2) and will carry on until Wednesday.
The council is hosting the Built Heritage Conservation and Community Engagement Workshop at the Music Hall from 6.30pm to 9.30pm on May 20.
This refers to the cultural heritage conservation movement, Karavan Karachi, which started on April 14 in pursuance of the directives of the Supreme Court to bring back the glory of Karachi.
New Delhi [India] Feb 20 (ANI): Saudi ArabiaaACAOs Royal Commission for AlUla engaged in discussions surrounding opportunities for bilateral cooperation with India in areas such as heritage conservation, eco-tourism and agriculture.

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