- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYARTS & CULTURE
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONNew York, New York
- GRANT LOCATIONMYANMAR (BURMA)
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.wmf.org
To support an international summit, in partnership with the Yangon Heritage Trust, for the cultural preservation of Yangon.
The World Monuments Fund is the leading independent organization dedicated to saving the world’s most treasured places. Founded in 1965, it is dedicated to the preservation of culturally and historically significant architecture and sites around the world. WMF acts as a catalyst, identifying sites in need of preservation and working, in cooperation with local communities and preservation authorities, to secure international sponsorship for necessary intervention.