In celebration of the decision of the World Heritage Committee of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), during its forty-fourth session, held virtually in China, to include the city of Salt, “the city of tolerance and civilized hospitality” on the World Heritage List, the Jordanian Engineers Association held a symposium entitled "Al Salt, the city of tolerance and urban hospitality". Organized by the Council of the Offices and Engineering Companies Authority in cooperation with the Syndicate branch in Al-Balqa Governorate, with the participation of the Architectural Engineering Division and under the supervision of Engineer Imad Al-Dabbas.
Bitar Consultants, represented by Architect Bashar Bitar, participated in presenting a visual presentation in this symposium on the urban regeneration project of the urban core of Al Salt, which included:
- Rehabilitation of the Great Mosque of Salt, internally and externally.
- The urban renewal of Al Ain Square.
- Rehabilitation and maintenance of four heritage housing complexes for the families of Al-Sukar (Khalifat), Al-Khatib Al-Saket and Abu Sarhad.
On this occasion, we are pleased to share with you this clip, which was filmed as part of the project's nomination file for an international competition.
UNESCO "As-Salt - The Place of Tolerance and Urban Hospitality" link:
Urban regeneration project of the urban core of Al Salt Project link: