Information Session

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Getting to know our shared heritage from home: a virtual tour for the Othello Tower in Famagusta

Explore the wonders of this remarkable heritage site through an interactive tour from home.  

Our Shared Heritage: bringing Cypriots across borders through cultural heritage

Conservation projects across the island, led by the Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage, with EU and UNDP support, are not only re-establishing community links between villages and their former…  

Working together to protect our Heritage

Ali Tuncay and Glafkos Constantinides are two of ten (5 Greek Cypriot and 5 Turkish Cypriot) custodians of cultural heritage in Cyprus. Appointed by their respective leaders in 2008 to be members of…  

Let’s Explore #OurSharedHeritage: Orounda Mosque

The bi-communal Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage has launched designs for the preservation of the mosque of Orounda village in the Nicosia area.  

In Culture We Trust

Artworks and audiovisual archives that were exchanged between the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities were displayed at the “In Culture We Trust” exhibition and feature in a new publication.  

Young people speak up about what cultural heritage means to them

Cultural heritage and monuments are reminders of the diversity of our communities that we live in, as well as of co-existence and mutual respect.  

Celebrating shared heritage: restoring monuments and relationships

“Cultural Heritage in Tanners’ Mosque has become an example of how a monument can become a symbol of peace and coexistence.”  

Bringing communities together, exploring shared heritage

On a warm October evening a group of Greek Cypriots, Turkish Cypriots and people from other communities of Cyprus sit together at a village coffee shop in the Paphos area.  

Highest level of political commitment needed to fight COVID-19

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has shocked the world with the agility and speed of its spread.  

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