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7th Cairo International Biennale for Arabic Calligraphy launches on June 6

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 11:31 GMT

The 7th Cairo International Biennale for Arabic Calligraphy bears the slogan “Pioneers Renewed in a Hundred Years (1922 - 2022)”

International Day of Light: How light plays a pivotal role in serving humanity

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 11:06 GMT

The world celebrates International Day of Light on May 16.

Higher education minister receives report on L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science Egypt Young program

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 - 11:54 GMT

It is set to honor three talented young Egyptian women researchers for the quality of their research works and also for encouraging them to pursue a brilliant career in science, according to the report.

Memory of the day: Egypt regains Sharm el-Sheikh in 1982

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 - 12:38 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on April 21.

Egypt’s Academy of Arts in Rome to celebrate World Heritage Day on April 19

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 01:14 GMT

The celebratory event will include several activities.

50 countries participated in saving Nubian landmarks from Abu Simbel to Philae

Tue, 05 Apr 2022 - 12:28 GMT

This program was launched by the Convention for the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage.

Hassan Fathi, the legendary architect of the poor

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 02:24 GMT

Born on March 23, 1900, Hassan Fathi is famous for his unique architectural style.

UNESCO prepares documentary film on project reviving Hassan Fathi village in New Qurna

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 01:38 GMT

It is the project inaugurated by Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem, in cooperation with UNESCO.

All you need to know about International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Mon, 21 Mar 2022 - 12:42 GMT

In 1979, the General Assembly adopted a program of activities to be carried out during the second half of the Decade of Action to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination.

March 21: World Down Syndrome Day

Mon, 21 Mar 2022 - 11:53 GMT

Down Syndrome is a normal arrangement of chromosomes that has always existed in humans and is present in all regions of the world.

March 21 marks World Poetry Day

Mon, 21 Mar 2022 - 10:00 GMT

World Poetry Day is an opportunity to honor poets and revive the oral tradition of poetry evenings.

Egypt to participate in a UNESCO symposium, exhibition on creativity, news & misinformation

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 - 11:27 GMT

On March 18, UNESCO is holding a virtual symposium and exhibition on how to confront misinformation and how to empower youth for social and creative participation.

UNESCO launches a year-long program on the future of heritage

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 11:25 GMT

It includes events, campaigns, initiatives and a space for conversation and exploration about the role of World Heritage, in addition to unlisted heritage in the face of global challenges.

February 13 marks World Radio Day

Sun, 13 Feb 2022 - 11:46 GMT

Radio is a powerful way to celebrate humanity in all its diversity as it is a platform for democratic dialogue.

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.

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