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[#bizemeis] Ali Tuncay and Takis Hadjidemetriou about Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage

[#bizemeis] Ali Tuncay and Takis Hadjidemetriou about Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage

Ali Tuncay and Takis Hadjidemetriou ‪‬, the heads of the Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage at biz/emeis they talk about the work being done on the Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage.

Church restored in the presence of many G/c who originate from the village

A ceremony to mark the completion of conservation works at the church of Profitis Elias, in the Turkish-occupied village of Filia, west of Nicosia, took place on Tuesday, in the presence of many Greek Cypriots who originate from the village. The small crowd attending the event also consisted of Turkish Cypriots, ambassadors and EU and

Five sites in North to be conserved under @UNDP_PFF projects

The United Nations Development Programme  (UNDP) has recently signed two new contracts for the preparation of designs for future emergency measures/heritage conservation projects in the north under the Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage, a UNDP announcement said. With funding from the EU, new designs are being prepared for the Archangelos Michael Church in Lefkonoiko village

‘Abandoning the climate of conflict’. Interview of Tuncay and Hadzidemetriou

The Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage, set up in 2008, is one of the most successful examples of how Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots can effectively co-exist and function together, turning its chairmen, Takis Hadjidemetriou and Ali Tuncay, into custodians of the island`s cultural heritage. The two men, two generations apart, are at the forefront

Agios Afksentios Church returned to its Greek Cypriot owners

The once derelict church of Agios Afksentios in north Cyprus village of Büyükkonuk (Komi Kebir), was returned to its Greek Cypriot owners after complete conservation during a ceremony by the Technical Committee on Cultural heritage, the European Commission and the United Nations Development Programme Partnership for the Future (UNDP-PFF). Speakers told the gathering at the

European Citizen 2015 award for Hadjidemetriou and Tuncay

Takis Hadjidemetriou and Ali Tuncay, the respective Greek and Turkish Cypriot heads of the joint Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage are being awarded the European Citizen 2015 prize for their work in preserving the island’s cultural heritage, both Christian and Muslim, it was announced on Thursday. The two men were chosen from a list of

Evretou Mosque conservation project completed

The completion of conservation works of the Evretou Mosque was celebrated on Sunday morning in an event hosted by the Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage, the European Commission and the United Nations Development Programme Partnership for the Future (UNDP-PFF). Tens of Turkish Cypriots former residents of the village were among those who attended the event.

Tender call for work on Ayios Panteleimonas monastery

The Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage and the United Nations Development Programme Partnership for the Future have launched a tender for conservation works at Ayios Panteleimonas monastery in the north of the island. The Monastery is one of four “Mega-Projects” that together with Apostolos Andreas monastery, the Othello Tower, and the Famagusta Walls Complex are

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