WH Volunteers info Booklet 2010

WHV - Hebron
Old city of Hebron, Palestine
Hebron is the most important Palestinian city of the West Bank in
terms of demography and economy. With a history that goes back
to more than 5,000 years, Hebron is also a prominent universal
heritage of mankind thanks to its Old City where exist the
sanctuary of Abraham and many rich architectural monuments
and background from the Mameluk time (13th -16th centuries) and
WHV - HebronOld city of Hebron, PalestineHebron is the most important Palestinian city of the West Bank interms of demography and economy. With a history that goes backto more than 5,000 years, Hebron is also a prominent universalheritage of mankind thanks to its Old City where exist thesanctuary of Abraham and many rich architectural monumentsand background from the Mameluk time (13th -16th centuries) and Ottoman period (17th – 19th centuries).