Project supervisor Prof. Zeynep Ahunbay (Istanbul Technical University) gave explanations on the project's details to Prof. Ihsanoglu.
Prof. Zeynep Ahunbay
gave a lecture by outlining some general problems related to preservation, most notably, how preservation activities can or should be handled in charged political situations and in war-torn communities.
then gave specific examples in the city of Mostar, and spoke of her
experiences regarding the Neziraga
and Sevri Hadzi Hasanova Mosques, and the so-called magaza on Onescukova Street.
The key participants of the round-table discussion, which was mediated by Professor Amir Pasic, were Prof. Ahunbay, Ms. Amra Hadžimuhamedovic, Prof. Željko Pekovic and Prof. Tina Wik.
Of these, Professors Ahunbay
, Wik, and Ms. Hadžimuhammedovic are members of the commission to protect national monuments, mandated by annex 8 of the Dayton Peace Agreement.