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UNDP signs contract for conservation works at Agios Synesios church carried out by the Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage

The Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage (TCCH) is pleased to announce that a contract has been signed for conservation works at the church of Agios Synesios and the construction site mobilisation…  


UNDP and the Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage conduct first site visit for the new conservation projects in the Famagusta region

Joined by Jakhongir Khaydarov, the new Head of Office for UNDP in Cyprus, the Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage (TCCH) and UNDP conducted its first visit to the conservation sites in the…  


Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage completes conservation works at Panagia church

The Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage (TCCH) is pleased to announce the completion of conservation works at Panagia church and its perimeter wall within the framework of the “Support to…  


Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage completes conservation works and begins tender process for several new sites across the island

The Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage (TCCH) is pleased to announce the completion of conservation works at several sites within the framework of the “Support to cultural heritage monuments of…  


Othello Tower/Citadel to reopen this week

This week marks the end of a long wait for the residents of Famagusta and cultural heritage lovers in Cyprus and beyond. A Grand Opening Ceremony will be held on Thursday 02 July 2015 in the courtyard…  


Cihan Sultanoglu: Remarks at the Opening Ceremony of the Othello Tower/Citadel in Famagusta, 2 July 2015

Ms. Cihan Sultanoglu, Assitant Secretary-General, UNDP Assistant Administrator and Director of the Regional Bureau for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (RBEC) speech at the Opening…  


Celebrating the reopening of the Othello Tower/Citadel in Famagusta

On 02 July 2015 a special event was held in Famagusta to celebrate the reopening to the public of the Othello Tower/Citadel and completion of Phase 1 of the structural stabilization and conservation…  


Congratulatory Message to Ali Tuncay & Takis Hadjidemetriou on being awarded the 2015 European Citizen Award

The United Nations Development Programme in Cyprus wishes to express its warmest congratulations to Mr. Takis Hadjidemetriou and Mr. Ali Tuncay on being awarded the European Citizen Prize 2015.  


Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage and UNDP host Press Trip to Apostolos Andreas Monastery

Sixteen journalists from both communities travelled to Apostolos Andreas Monastery on Friday 23 October 2015 as a part of a media site visit, organized by the Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage…  


Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage and UNDP jointly condemn arson attack to Deneia/Denya Mosque

The Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage and the United Nations Development Programme firmly condemn the arson attack during the night of 20th February against the Mosque of Deneia/Denya.  

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