Between 28 and 30 April, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia hosted in Riyadh the third meeting of Ministers of Culture of Arab and South American countries.
On the initiative of the League of Arab States, co-organiser of the meeting, Museum With No Frontiers (MWNF) was invited to present its work carried out since 20 years to promote dialogue and cooperation through the understanding of history and cultural heritage from the today’s perspective of the country concerned. The highlight of the presentation of Dr. Mohammad Najjar, who represented MWNF in the meeting, was the ‘Discover Islamic Art’ educational manual as a joint project of MWNF and the League of Arab States. A special edition of the manual, printed by the Saudi Ministry of Culture and Information, was distributed to all participants.
The role of MWNF to disseminate knowledge about the Arab World’s history and cultural legacy was included also in the Conclusions of the Meeting.
Read the Conclusions (English version)