A study day was held on 16 June 2005 at Bat Al-Thaqafa in San’à, on the occasion of the completion of conservation work on the Amiriya madrasa. The topic was “Conservation and Enhancement of the Cultural Heritage of Yemen” and it received the support of the Italian Embassy in Yemen and the patronage of the Yemeni Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

Richard Hodges - School of World Art Studies and Museology, University of East Anglia, Norwich.
Gael de Guichen - University La Sapienza of Rome
Nicholas Stanley Price - general Director of ’ICCROM (the International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property)
Rosalia Varoli Piazza - ICR, Istituto Centrale per il Restauro (now ISCR, Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro)
Anna Paolini - UNESCO