Symposium 2017. Middle East Photograph Preservation Initiative (MEPPI): Useful links

 The Middle East Photograph Preservation Initiative (MEPPI) is a multi-year strategic effort to build the capacity of individuals and institutions in the care and preservation of photographic collections in the Middle East and North Africa. From 2009 to 2017, MEPPI trained over seventy participants from 52 institutions, representing collections in sixteen countries – Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.

Symposium 2017

 Symposium partners are the Arab Image Foundation, the University of Delaware, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Getty Conservation Institute.

 Useful links

Preserving photographs

Preserving digital images


Emergency planning and response

Supplies - material for preservation


Articles and Videos