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Cultural heritage in Yemen Presented by : Arch. Abdulhakim Al-Sayaghi Social Fund for Development. YEMEN: Republic of Yemen. Location : In the Southern Western corner of Asia bordering the Arabian Sea, Gulf of Aden, and Red Sea, between Oman and Saudi Arabia. Area : 555000 sq. km.

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Cultural heritage in yemen presented by arch abdulhakim al sayaghi social fund for development

Cultural heritage in Yemen

Presented by : Arch. Abdulhakim Al-Sayaghi

Social Fund for Development.


Yemen republic of yemen

YEMEN: Republic of Yemen

  • Location: In the Southern Western corner of Asia bordering the Arabian Sea, Gulf of Aden, and Red Sea, between Oman and Saudi Arabia.

  • Area: 555000 sq. km.

  • Islands: Tens of islands, Socotra is the largest, 3500 sq. km.

  • Coastline: 2000 km.

  • Population:20000000


Cultural heritage in yemen

Cultural Heritage in Yemen

  • Yemen has a tremendous CH spread all over the country.

  • There are tens of thousands of historical sites and monuments.

  • The cradle of civilization and one of the oldest human settlements.

  • The origin of Arabs and the Arabia Felix.

  • The land of queen Saba.

  • A country of a unique cultural landscape &environmental sites.


Historic cities in yemen

HISTORIC CITIES IN YEMEN

There are tens of living Historic Cities such as:

  • SANA’A

  • SHIBAM

  • ZABID

  • D’JIBLA

  • SADA

  • THULA

  • TARIM, etc


The old city of sanaa

The Old City of Sanaa

  • More than 3000 years old with outstanding architecture.

  • The summer Capital of Queen Saba and the historical & political Capital of Yemen.

  • 1984, launching of the National & International campaign for safeguarding of the city.

  • 1984-1986, establishment of technical unit for the preservation of the Historic cities of Sana’a and Shibam.

  • 1990, Reunification of Yemen, establishment of GOPHCY.


Shibam wadi hadramout

Shibam & Wadi Hadramout

  • The first sky scraper in the world, dated back to the 2nd century B.C, famous as Manhattan of Arabia.

  • Unique mud Architecture in the heart of Wadi Hadramout.

  • In 1984 nominated on the List of World Heritage.


Historic city of zabid

Historic City of Zabid

  • Famous as the city of science & scientists in the Islamic history.

  • The first Islamic capital of Yemen from the 7th century AD.

  • It has a unique brick architecture in the Arabia.

  • In 1993, nominated on the List of World Heritage.

  • In 2000, it has been listed as a World Heritage in Danger.


Cultural heritage in yemen presented by arch abdulhakim al sayaghi social fund for development

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