YCPH Launched [Archives:1998/28/Local News]

July 13 1998

The Yemeni Center for the Protection of Heritage (YCPH) was launched in Sanaa on Sunday, July 5th, after its founding members succeeded in obtaining the necessary license from the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
Headed by Mr. Amin A. Al-Madhaji, the YCPH membership includes a large team of technical experts, artists, and intellectuals. Its executive board of 5 members has a 3 year-term.
“The center aims to collect and preserve the national cultural and artistic heritage of Yemen so that it is kept for posterity,” said Mr. Al-Madhaji. The YCPH aims to organize seminars, establish cultural clubs, publish books, and hold various other activities.