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On this page you will find videos on specific topics directly or indirectly related to our project work. All published content, images, and design elements are protected by copyright. Audio and video material may only be used for private purposes. Public redistribution, distribution, lending, sale or reproduction and dissemination on digital or analog data carriers is not permitted. According to copyright law, all embedded videos here are marked with source references.

A compilation of all important project information on the Syrian Heritage Archive Project can be viewed in our press kit and/or downloaded as a pdf file.

The Aleppo Archive Project (Video from 04.07.2017 / lenght: 2,52 min.)

As part of the 3sat Sendereihe ‘Kulturzeit Kompakt’ this short article presents the new project “Das Aleppo-Archiv”, resulting from the work of the Syrian Heritage Archive Project. It also illustrates the importance of our past and future work.



© 2018 ZDF/3sat (source). All rights reserved.


Dealing with Damage (in german / 07.12.2016 / length: 46,31 Min.)

Lecture by Karin Pütt and Issam Ballouz at the symposium “Dealing with Damage. Krieg und Zerstörung: Museen zwischen Verlust und Erinnerung” at the Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin.


© 2016 HTWBerlin (source). All rights reserved.


Wie können wir Palmyra wieder aufbauen? (in german / 17.09.2017 / length: 6,44 Min.)

As part of the ZDF television series’ Terra X Nature & History’, this article examines Palmyra as an example of what will happen to destroyed UNESCO World Heritage Sites today and in the future.


© 2017 Terra X Natur & Geschichte. All rights reserved.


Cultural News – Interview with Dr. Hanssler (Gerda Henkel Foundation) about “Aleppo, Stunde Null and the Digitisation of Cultural Heritage”.


Audio Description Deutschlandfunk Kultur -Interview with project team member Issam Ballouz about the Syrian Heritage Archive Project (in german / 08.04.2015)

“Syria’s Cultural Heritage – Against Destruction and Forgetting”

Talk with Liane von Billerbeck

To the Audio Description

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