Be inspired by the projects supported by the Cultural Protection Fund 

Following the launch in June 2016, the first round of projects supported by the Cultural Protection Fund were announced in late 2016.

The projects led by both  UK and international organisations will work in conflict-affected countries across the Middle East and North Africa.

These organisations are building skills so that local experts can protect their own cultural assets for future generations; ensuring that sites under threat are documented, conserved and restored; and helping local people to identify and value cultural heritage.

The projects we funded in 2016: