Landscapes and Heritage Department

Some achievements

• «Territoires & Patrimoines» Cultural heritage and management of landscapes (November 5-December 9, 2005)
Heritage Education:
• Exhibition at the French Cultural Center of Cotonou «Porto-Novo, une ville des patrimoines» (June-July 04). In collaboration with the French Cultural Center
Providing of services:
• Project on the Sustainable management of Heritage to fight against poverty (2003-2004)     
• Adviser at the Ministry of Environment, Habitat and Urban Planning for the project on the building of the National Assembly of Benin (2003-2004)     
• Adviser at the Ministry of Culture, Arts and Crafts and Tourism for the inclusion of the Benin Slave Route on the UNESCO World Heritage List, 2004
Studies :
Mission of consultation and research on Old Accra, 2005    
• Sustainable management of cultural heritage project for the struggle against poverty (2003-2004)      
Inventory and Cultural Tourism on the Slave Route (2001-2004)      
• Study on the rehabilitation of the Historic Heritage of Porto-Novo (2001-2003)      
• Feasability study for the creation of the Maison du Patrimoine (House of Heritage) in Porto-Novo, 2006.      
• Technical studies for the rehabilitation of three houses listed on the heritage list of Porto-Novo: Migan, Pinhero, Latoundji houses, 2006.    
• Workshop and school-building site on the Migan building, 2007      
• Pilot survey on the state of training and know-how in the area of building in Africa: the case Benin, 2008
• Technical study on the rehabilitation of the  F. Faladé house, Porto-Novo, 2008

Rehabilitation work:

• Workshop and school-building site on the Migan building, 2007

• Rehabilitation of sites of the Slave Route of Ouidah, Benin, 2010

See all the Landscapes and Heritage activities (in French)

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