The devastating explosion that rocked the Lebanese capital on 4th August 2020 changed Beirut’s port and historic centre within seconds from a bustling hub of businesses, cafés, shopping malls and homes into a wasteland of tangled metal, shattered roofs and walls, blown out windows and twisted door frames.  With more than 200 people dead and [...]
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Valentina Sabucco presenting why heritage matters during the WH:UK summer meeting, in Durham © WH:UK, 2019.   A two day summer networking meeting “All Together Now – Sustainable World Heritage”, organised by World Heritage UK in partnership with Durham World Heritage Site and heritage consultancy, Purcell, took place in Durham on 6-8th August 2019. Valentina Sabucco, [...]
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