Minister of Culture participates in World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue

Amman, May 31(Petra)-- Minister of Culture Barakat Awajan headed the Jordanian delegation to the 2nd World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue, which was opened by Azeri President Ilham Aliyev in Baku, Azerbaijan.

The forum, titled "Living together peacefully in a diverse world", groups officials and intellectuals from various countries and cultural bodies.

On the sidelines of the event, Awajan met with Tunisian Culture Minister Mehdi Mabrouk and discussed means of promoting cultural ties between the two countries.

He also met with General Manager of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) Abdul Aziz Othman al-Tuwaijri, and Research Center For Islamic History, Art and Culture (IRCICA) Director Halit Eren and discussed various culture-related issues.

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31/5/2013 - 09:23:51 PM