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QNL lecture explores relationship between cultural heritage and human rights

QNL lecture explores relationship between cultural heritage and human rights

Qatar National Library’s ( QNL) first anniversary lecture on Tuesday discussed the crucial relationship between cultural heritage and human rights as its main subject.

Dana Firas to deliver talk on cultural heritage at QNL

Dana Firas to deliver talk on cultural heritage at QNL

Princess Dana Firas, Unesco global ambassador and president of the Petra National Trust, will shed light on the relationship between cultural heritage and human rights in a special lecture ...

Katara hosts cultural event for IPU delegates

Katara hosts cultural event for IPU delegates

A grand cultural event was hosted by Katara - The Cultural Village Foundation on Tuesday for the officials and delegates to the ongoing 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU).

Sambo transcends cultural boundaries, says Russian martial arts expert

Sambo transcends cultural boundaries, says Russian martial arts expert

The Russian martial arts of Sambo, which made its Qatar debut at Aspire Zone Foundation’s (AZF) National Sport Day (NSD) celebrations on Tuesday ...

Traditional shows wow audience at Katara

Traditional shows wow audience at Katara

Katara – the Cultural Village hosted an array of cultural events over the weekend aimed at supporting its noble message to bring nations closer to each other.

Qatar elected as new president of Global Public Diplomacy Network

Qatar elected as new president of Global Public Diplomacy Network

Members of the Global Public Diplomacy Network (GPDNet) have unanimously elected Qatar as the next president of the organisation during the start of its fifth General Assembly at Katara ...

Sites in Mexico, South Africa added to UNESCO World Heritage List

Sites in Mexico, South Africa added to UNESCO World Heritage List

A rugged valley famous for its cacti in southern Mexico and a mountainous area of northern South Africa have become the latest cultural sites to be added to the UNESCO List of World Heritage.

Air shows, cultural events at Katara

Air shows, cultural events at Katara

An array of spectacular air shows and activities marked the Qatar National Day at Katara – the Cultural Village, enthralling a large number of spectators.

Politics should not affect cultural events: Minister

Politics should not affect cultural events: Minister

Cultural activities should not be linked to political differences, HE the Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanem bin Nasser al-Ali has stressed.

Cultural Diversity Festival at Katara continues to wow spectators

Cultural Diversity Festival at Katara continues to wow spectators

The ‘Cultural Diversity Festival,’ taking place at Katara – the Cultural Village’s Amphitheatre, continues to enthrall a large number of spectators especially during the weekend ...

Qatar hikes contribution to Unesco

Qatar hikes contribution to Unesco

Qatar Fund for Development (QFD) signed a grant agreement to support the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) Regional Office in Doha.

Sri Lankan cultural army troupe to perform Friday at Katara

Sri Lankan cultural army troupe to perform Friday at Katara

To further boost cultural co-operation with all cultures, Katara – the Cultural Village will host the Sri Lankan cultural army troupe’s performance on Friday evening at the Drama Theatre.