Call for Professional Immersion Fellowship Proposals

The African World Heritage Fund (AWHF) is pleased to announce the Professional Immersion Fellowship to support African Heritage Practitioners, Academics and Young professionals in the field of natural and cultural heritage. Each year AWHF provide Professional...

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Internship Programme at the African World Heritage Fund under the Climate Vulnerability Index for Cultural Heritage in Africa Project The CVI Africa Project is providing foundational training to a cohort of six African heritage professionals in climate change...

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AWHF seeks the inclusion of a Head of Partnership Development. The core tasks will be to lead and manage stakeholder and partnership relations. The main responsibilities will be fundraising and communication which will be guided by the AWHF strategic plan. This is a...

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CONGRATULATIONS DRC! Salonga National Park in DRC gets removed from the UNESCO World Heritage List in Danger / FÉLICITATIONS RDC ! Le Parc National de la Salonga en RDC est retiré de la Liste du Patrimoine Mondial de l’UNESCO en Péril

An aerial view of the Salonga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo.                                  Picture: @African_WH_Fund/TwitterOn Monday, 19th July, the Democratic Republic of Congo secured a monumental heritage victory as Salonga National Park,...

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