Name of Mission Archaeological, ethnographical and ecological project of Al-Gaab Basin in Western Dongola
Mission No. QSAP 8
Institution University of Khartoum
Location El-Gaab, Northern State
Al-Gaab Basin in Western Dongola, which is a vast area that lies about 550 km north of Khartoum, is very rich in research potential. The main tasks of the mission are to conduct archaeological surveys and excavations, and undertake ethnographical and environmental studies. In addition, the mission incorporates restoration and conservation of the sites, and aims to establish basic visitor facilities.