February 26, 2000 to March 2, 2001
Where: 
Amman, Jordan; Damascus, Syria; Bagdad, Iraq.
Funding/Institution(s): 
Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, UNESCO, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
Organizing Institution: 
CCA, Centro di Conservazione Archeologica
Editors: 
Roberto Nardi and Chiara Zizola, CCA

24 panels illustrated with photographs, drawings and text guided visitors through the world of archaeological sites, highlighting their general state of decay.

Divided into three sections, the exhibition stressed mechanisms and deterioration factors, guiding the visitor to understand the fragility of archaeological and monumental heritage and proposing, in English and Arabic, sustainable solutions for their conservation and transmission to posterity.