Centre for Middle Eastern Plants

part of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Freie Universitat Berlin

part of the TOPOI Excellence Cluster

Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) is a UNESCO Category 2 Centre in collaboration with IUCN. As part of it’s remit is to bring the spheres of Cultural and Natural Heritage closer together, they are a unique and ideal partner for the Soqotra Heritage Project. ARC-WH also brings a wealth of knowledge on regional cultural heritage protection which will be invaluable in seeking to conserve the heritage of Soqotra, including expertly hosting and facilitating project training and workshops in Bahrain.

Senckenburg Research Institute

Soqotra Culture and Heritage Association


Environmental Protection Authority


General Organization for Antiquities, Museums and Manuscripts