Help Save A World Heritage Site

 
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  • Help Save A World Heritage Site has received 5 donations
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  • Help Save A World Heritage Site has made updates to their project page.
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  • Help Save A World Heritage Site posted a progress report
    Final Report
    By - KC Hardin - Project Member
    This is our wrap up report on the fight to save Casco Viejo from the Cinta Costera 3 highway, but, more than anything, it is a thank you to everyone who donated to protect a heritage site that cannot protect itself.   In the end, your generosity helped avert the worst case scenario, a massive landfill that would have...
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  • Help Save A World Heritage Site has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Help Save A World Heritage Site posted a progress report
    UNESCO Finally Speaks (sort of)
    By - KC Hardin - Project Member
    The fight to save Casco Viejo from the Cinta Costera III continued into December, with a few things becoming much more clear, though there is still a lot to be decided and a lot left to fight for. Where We Are Today What is clear, and what everyone who has pitched in on this fight should be proud of, is that the worst case...
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  • Help Save A World Heritage Site has received 53 donations
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  • Help Save A World Heritage Site posted a progress report
    Saving Casco Viejo: Yesterday's Event
    By - KC Hardin - Project Member
    Yesterday the organizations defending Casco Viejo held a press conference to make several pronouncements regarding the project and announce the initiation of new legal claims. Someone, we suspect the government and/or Odebrecht, organized dozens of people to surround the building and try to interrupt the conference. This is...
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  • Help Save A World Heritage Site posted a progress report
    The Battle to Save Casco Intensifies
    By - KC Hardin - Project Member
    Greatings from Casco Viejo! The fight to save Casco Viejo from being wrapped in concrete is intensifying quickly. In July when UNESCO's resolution came out it asked for three basic things regarding the highway: (1) give them a traffic study showing what alternatives exist to a seafront highway, (2) study the aesthetic...
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  • Help Save A World Heritage Site posted a progress report
    A Very Busy Week in the Battle For Casco Viejo
    By - KC Hardin - Project Member
    It was a week of marches in the street, implementing new tools, late nights monitoring the UNESCO Committee meetings and races for airtime, culminating in a new phase in the battle to protect Casco Viejo.  On a rainy Sunday (June 24) Orgullo: Panama Pro Patrimonio Historico, the alliance of civic organizations opposing...
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  • Help Save A World Heritage Site has made updates to their project page.
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  • Help Save A World Heritage Site has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Project Leader

Hildegard Vasquez

Panama City, Panama

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