Lahore, Pakistan: US consul general inaugurates Wazir Khan chowk | Read, Watch and view

U.S. Consul General Lahore inaugurates the Wazir Khan Mosque Chowk following U.S.-funded restoration – US Embassy in Pakistan Photo Credit:Shahbaz Aslam – https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wazir_Khan_Mosque#/media/File%3AMasjid_wazir_khan_dehli_gate_lahore.jpg Lahore November 16, 2017:  U.S. Consul General Elizabeth Kennedy Trudeau, the Director General of the Walled City of Lahore Authority Mr. Kamran Lashari, the CEO of Aga Khan Cultural Service Pakistan, Mr….

Punjab CM praised Aga Khan Trust for their partnership with Walled City of Lahore Authority for preservation of the heritage

WORLD’S BEST PRACTICES BEING USED TO PRESERVE VARIOUS HERITAGE SITES IN LAHORE: CM PUNJAB Shahbaz Sharif held a meeting with delegates of UNESCO World Heritage Committee in Lahore on Friday. Photo credit  Gov.of Pakistan –Punjab Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif held a meeting with delegates of UNESCO World Heritage Committee in Lahore on Friday….

Lahore Walled City: Chowk Wazir Khan ready to receive tourists |WCLA in collaboration with Aga Khan Cultural Service Pakistan completes renovation work

* WCLA in collaboration with Aga Khan Cultural Service Pakistan completes renovation work * Project was funded by US Embassy LAHORE: Following the removal of encroachments and completion of its reservation work by the Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA), Chowk Wazir Khan is once again ready to amaze tourists with its new expanded and…

The Walled City of Lahore: Protecting Heritage and History — By Zareen Muzaffar on The Diplomat com

After years of negligence, Lahore’s historic and cultural treasures are being rescued from further deterioration. After years of negligence and a lack of serious preservation efforts, the historic buildings and facades of Lahore’s old city are being rescued from further deterioration. The overall jurisdiction of the walled city includes various heritage and historical buildings, including…

Lahore Wall City: Wazir Khan Mosque rehabilitation starts — The News com Pakistan|The Project will be carried out with the cooperation of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC)

LAHORE Following the rich heritage value, the Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) has started conservation and rehabilitation of the Wazir Khan Chowk inside the Delhi Gate. The conservation and rehabilitation will be carried out with the cooperation of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture with the funding of US Ambassador’s Fund. Wazir khan Chowk…

Preserving heritage: WCLA gets Rs770 million for Royal Trail restoration — Tribune com article on further restoration of Lahore’s wall city

“The specific objective of the pilot project is planning overall restoration and renovation. This shall showcase the nature of interventions required in the entire Walled City,” said Lashari. PHOTO: MUHAMMAD IQBAL/EXPRESS LAHORE: The Punjab government on Monday provided Rs770 million to the Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) to restore buildings located on the Royal…

“Walled City: New GIS developed to aid conservation work” — Tribune com Pakistan article on-Walled City of Lahore Authority and Aga Khan Trust for Culture’s project

A view of Masjid Wazir Khan from where encroachments were recently removed. PHOTO: ABID NAWAZ/EXPRESS LAHORE: The Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) has started testing a new geographical information system (GIS) to help it regulate conservation and development work at the city’s historic quarter. The GIS, developed in collaboration with the Aga Khan Trust…

“Sustainable Development of Walled City Lahore” — Skyscraper City com. Public Private Partnership with Aga Khan Trust for Culture

“snip” To restore the original fabric of the Walled City, Government of Punjab initiated a Project “Sustainable Development of Walled City Lahore” in 2006 with the World Bank’s funding. The project was established under the Planning and Development Board (P&D). The objective of this Project is to preserve the Culture and Heritage along with providing…