"THE TANGIBLE AND INTANGIBLE HERITAGE THAT EXISTS FROM PREVIOUS GENERATIONS PROVIDES A LINK BETWEEN PEOPLE AND THEIR PAST"
Palestinian Contractors Union organized the "Palestinian Excellence and Creativity Meeting", which was held in the Palestinian Red Crescent building in Ramallah on Monday, May 30, 2016. Number of Palestinian businessmen participated in the meeting, where there was a displaying for some short films for the projects that have been implemented previously and performance shows. The meeting is sponsored by Jawwal, Arab Islamic Bank and the Bank of Palestine.
Among its wide collection of rehabilitation projects in Palestine, funded by theGovernment of Sweden / Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), through United Nations Educational, Scientific, Culture Organization (UNESCO) – Ramallah Office, Centre for Cultural Heritage Preservation (CCHP) has signed the agreement to rehabilitate Al-Deer Square in Beit Jala with the Municipality of Beit Jala.
Within the centre’s campaign "My Heritage My Identity", the Centre For Cultural Heritage Preservation “CCHP” organized the third lecture under the title "Olive Tree", presented by Mr. Sami Backleh, on Monday, April 25 at the centre hall. The lecture was attended by number of directors and representatives of local bodies and institutions.
Centre for Cultural Heritage Preservation (CCHP) in cooperation with the Bethlehem Municipality and the Bethlehem Youth Council, organized "Easter Competition" under the title "Bethlehem & Youth; a Symbol of Heritage and Civilization". The competition which was held on the 22nd of April, aimed to introduce to the participants to the history and authenticity of the heritage sites in Bethlehem.