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Celebration in Umayyad Square to mark listing Damascene Rose on UNESCO’s list of cultural heritage

Damascus, SANA – A celebration was held on Friday evening on occasion of inscribing the Damascene Rose (aka Damask Rose) and associated heritage practices and craftsmanship in the UNESCO Intangible …

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Education Minister discusses cooperation with UNESCO in scientific research field

Paris, SANA_ Minister of Education, Imad al-Azab discussed with Assistant Director-General of the Science Sector at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Shamila Nair-Bedouelle prospects of joint …

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Syria participates in 40th session of the UNESCO General Conference

Paris-SANA_ Syria participates in the 40th session of General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) which is currently held in Paris, France. On the sidelines …

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Attended by Mrs. Asma al-Assad, event celebrates inclusion of first Syrian element in Intangible Cultural Heritage list

Damascus, SANA – Attended by Mrs. Asma al-Assad, an event was held to celebrate the inclusion of shadow play as the first Syrian element in the List of Intangible Cultural …

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Antiquities Directorate prepares file about stolen antiquities to be submitted to UNESCO, INTERPOL

Damascus, SANA – Head of the Directorate General of Antiquities and Museums, Mahmoud Hamoud, said that the Directorate is filing a file for stolen antiquities to be submitted to the …

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Turkish warplanes destroy Brad archaeological site in Afrin

Damascus, SANA- Warplanes of Turkish regime destroyed the archaeological site of Brad to the south of Afrin city in northern Aleppo. General Director of Antiquities and Museums Mahmoud Hamoud told …

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2nd phase of National Program for Sustainable Development of Handicrafts kicks off in Damascus

Damascus, SANA- As part of its strategy to revive and protect traditional industries in Syria, the Ministry of Tourism launched the second phase of the National Program for Sustainable Development …

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Update-Lavrov: External pressure hinders UNESCO’s work of restoration at monuments in Palmyra and Aleppo

Moscow, SANA-Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) comes under external pressure that hampers the revitalization of its work in the …

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Education Minister: Syrian government will spare no effort to return all children to their schools in every area

Damascus, SANA- The Syrian Government is committed to bringing all Syrian children back to school in order to achieve the 4th objective of the 2030 Sustainable Development Plan, Minster of …

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Education Ministry, UNESCO discuss needs of educational process in Aleppo

Damascus, SANA- Minister of Education Hazwan al-Waz discussed on Sunday with Director of the Beirut-based UNESCO Regional Bureau for Education in the Arab States Hamad Bin Saif al-Hammami what has …

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