HE the Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanem bin Nasser al-Ali met the British Parliamentary delegation headed by MP Alistair Carmichael at the Museum of Islamic Art on Thursday.
They discussed ways to strengthen cultural co-operation between Qatar and the UK, and to activate the role of museums in this regard.
The meeting was attended by officials of the ministry and representatives of the Youth Advisory Committee of the Ministry of Culture and Sport.
The minister spoke about the perspectives adopted by the ministry in realising its vision, and stressed the importance of the role of young people in building the state of Qatar and their contribution to leadership.
He said that the Ministry of Culture and Sports pays great attention to youth, and that they are represented and have an active role in the various programmes and projects of the ministry.
The members of the British parliamentary delegation expressed their admiration for the architectural design of the Museum of Islamic Art.
The delegation commended the vision of the Ministry of Culture and Sport and expressed their hope for greater co-operation between Qatar and the UK on cultural and youth affairs.