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Dubai Culture focuses on strengthening youth awareness of UAE heritage with ‘Heritage Week’ activities

,’ and as part of the global celebrations to mark the World Heritage Day on April 18, the Heritage Week ... of the Heritage Week celebrations. The dedicated Cultural Centres at these institutions aim to highlight ... and heritage is putting the spotlight on the rich and varied facets of Emirati heritage ...

Press Release - 16/04/2012 - 11:36 - comment 0

Khalifa University in collaboration with the Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilisation to create an interactive Science Heritage Centre in the UAE

and their contributions to modern civilisation in today’s fast-paced world.  As part of the MoU, the first project ... the Muslim Heritage Science & Engineering Interactive exhibition which is based on the ‘1001 Inventions’ ... million visitors across Europe and the USA. Working with the world’s leading academics, FSTC aims ...

Press Release - 16/01/2011 - 14:30 - comment 0

Qatar National Library hosts top regional libraries for a heritage preservation and awareness event

QATAR NATIONAL LIBRARY teamed up with the World ... Development, recently teamed up with the World Digital Library (WDL) to host the 2014 WDL Arab Peninsula Regional Group Symposium which focused on heritage preservation and awareness.  The two-day symposium, ...

Press Release - 11/06/2014 - 09:51 - comment 0

panasonic lumix cameras to begin photographing the largest ever world heritage photographic project

UNESCO’s World Heritage Centre has announced a partnership between UNESCO and Our Place Publishing, a New ... Panasonic is backing OUR PLACE – The World’s Heritage, a project that will create the largest ever photographic collection of UNESCO World Heritage Si ...

18/05/2010 - 10:49 - comment 0

Emaar celebrates art and Arab equestrian heritage with South African sculptor Vincent Da Silva’s ‘Life Size Andalucian I’ in Downtown Dubai

is a tribute to the Arab world’s equestrian heritage, and will appeal to all visitors. Through the display ... in Downtown Dubai. In a true celebration of fine arts and Arab equestrian heritage ... the heroism, power and magnetic appeal of the Arabian horse in Downtown Dubai.  The world’s most-visited ...

Press Release - 14/08/2013 - 08:06 - comment 0

Hundreds Gather for Glimpse of Qatar National Library’s Remarkable Arab and Islamic Heritage Collection

the archaeological site, which UNESCO declared as Qatar’s first entry on to the World Heritage list in June 2013. ... Heritage Collection. Qatar National Library (QNL) hosted a second successful Open Day for members of the public last Thursday to explore its magnificent Arab and Islamic Heritage ...

Press Release - 20/04/2014 - 06:00 - comment 0

NCTA to attend Unesco's heritage Convention

and Antiquities (NCTA) will be sending a representative to participate in the World Heritage Convention being organised by the UNESCO World Heritage Centre in Bangkok, Thailand.Announcing this, NCTA Director General ... Techniques, Issa Abbas Hussein. UAE was nominated as a member of the World Heritage Centre at the General ...

16/05/2010 - 16:08 - comment 0

A heritage under siege: Egypt's SOS to rescue Syria's old cities

of the Old Souk (market) in Aleppo, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. UNESCO believes that five of Syria’s six World Heritage Sites, which include the ancient desert city of Palmyra, the Crac des ... heritage from further destruction amid the country's civil war. Under ...

Editor's Choice - 01/10/2012 - 15:20 - comment 0

Dohaland to host a traditional ‘Garangou’ Festival at the Heritage Village

off Doha Corniche. The Centre hosts a number of artefacts and displays of traditional heritage ... of tradition and heritage . Dohaland today announced that it will host a traditional 'Garangou' festival for children and families, featuring a number of heritage games. ...

25/08/2010 - 13:55 - comment 0

Dubai Culture promoted Emirati heritage to FIBA World U17 Basketball Championship

Emirati heritage at the FIBA World U17 Basketball Championship with traditional activities that aimed ... , promoted Emirati heritage at the FIBA World U17 Basketball Championship with traditional activities ... and heritage, promoted Emirati heritage at the FIBA World U17 Basketball Championship with traditional ...

Press Release - 13/08/2014 - 09:24 - comment 0