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Life returns to the historic village of Hassan Fathy on December 23

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 01:32 GMT

Luxor Governorate is preparing to inaugurate the historic village of Engineer Hassan Fathy in New Gourna following the completion of the first phase of its development and restoration.

Egypt’s Academy of Arts in Rome celebrates International Day of Arabic Language

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 12:29 GMT

This came in coordination with the Egyptian Embassy in Italy, the Council of Arab Ambassadors and the Arab League mission in Rome.

Inscription of ‘Arabic Calligraphy’ on UNESCO List of Intangible Cultural Heritage

Wed, 15 Dec 2021 - 01:02 GMT

Arabic calligraphy is a symbol of Arab identity, and has contributed to the transmission of culture and religious texts throughout history.

Memory of the day: Former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein arrested in 2003

Mon, 13 Dec 2021 - 11:59 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on December 13.

UNESCO launches international symposium on access to the right to education on Dec. 7

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 - 01:06 GMT

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated pre-existing inequalities in education and recent unprecedented challenges.

Egypt’s Bibliotheca Alexandrina organizes conference on quality of education & information in cooperation with UNESCO

Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 12:08 GMT

The conference addresses the importance of improving the quality of education and the need to provide the right to access information.

Egypt re-elected to UNESCO executive board for 2021-2025

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 - 09:31 GMT

The UNESCO comprises 58 member-states with a four-year term of office for each.

November 16 marks International Day for Tolerance

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 02:20 GMT

“Tolerance means respect, acceptance and appreciation for the rich diversity of our world’s cultures, our forms of expression and our human qualities.”

President Sisi meets French PM Jean Castex in Paris

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 - 09:46 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi met Friday with French Prime Minister Jean Castex in Paris, Presidential Spokesman Bassam Rady said in a statement.

Sisi says Egypt keen on cooperation with UNESCO, hails Abu Simbel and Philae temples saving projects

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 - 09:35 GMT

President Fattah El Sisi said Friday that Egypt is keen on cooperating with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to protect Egyptian sites registered on the World Heritage List.

Minister receives report on Damietta’s winning UNESCO Learning City Award

Tue, 02 Nov 2021 - 01:51 GMT

Last week, UNESCO announced Damietta city is among the ten cities to receive cities the UNESCO Learning Cities Award 2021

Memory of the day: Egypt wins membership of the UN Security Council for the 4th time in 1982

Mon, 01 Nov 2021 - 11:44 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on November 1.

Memory of the day: Egypt announces cancellation of 1954 Evacuation Agreement in 1956

Sun, 31 Oct 2021 - 12:09 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on October 31.

Embassy of Brazil in Cairo, Min. of Culture to hold photo exhibition of Egypt in 19th century on Nov. 2 - 30

Thu, 28 Oct 2021 - 12:51 GMT

The exhibition includes a number of photographs of Egypt in the 19th century, in addition to a group of photos of the Brazilian Emperor Dom Pedro II.

Egypt to participate in UNESCO’s Virtual Exhibition ‘Creative Resilience – Art by Women in Science' on October 28

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 02:43 GMT

The Ministry of Culture had received an invitation from UNESCO to nominate whomever it deems appropriate to participate in the exhibition.

4th annual exhibition of Art D’Egypt ‘Forever is Now’ launches from Giza Pyramids on October 21

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 - 12:57 GMT

The exhibition will be held under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and UNESCO.

World celebrates Teacher’s Day on October 5

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 11:55 GMT

World Teachers' Day has been celebrated annually on October 5 since 1994, to commemorate the signing of the 1966 ILO/UNESCO Recommendation on the Status of Teachers.

All you need to know about International Translation Day

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 12:42 GMT

The world celebrates the International Translation Day on September 30 every year.

August 23 marks International Day for the Abolition of Slave Trade

Mon, 23 Aug 2021 - 12:26 GMT

The objective of commemorating this day is to document the tragedies of the slave trade.

Egypt to host 14th General Conference of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific & Cultural Organization in December 2021

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 - 10:56 GMT

Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chairman of the Egyptian National Committee for Education, Science and Culture Khaled Abdel Ghaffar chaired the first meeting of the Higher Committee for Egypt's hosting of the 14th General Conference of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO).

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