A workshop focusing on the preservation of cultural heritage organized by the Department of Culture and Sports of the Central Region was organized on January 13 and 14 at the Asmara City Hall under the theme “Preserving cultural heritage through coordinated management “.
Mr. Endrias Asmeraom, DG of Culture and Sports in the region, said that the objective of the workshop was to develop public understanding on the importance of cultural heritage as well as to encourage experts in the field to conduct thorough and in-depth research. so that they are properly preserved and transmitted to posterity.
During the workshop, research papers were presented including “The Importance of Cultural Heritage and its Preservation”, “The 2003 UNESCO Convention and its Implementation in Eritrea”, “The Role of Folklore Tiger in Society”, “Documentation of Cultural Heritage in Eritrea”, “Asmara World Heritage”, “Leadership and Management of Cultural Heritage as well as “Importance of Cultural Institution”.
The workshop brought together experts in the field, architects, artists, linguists, as well as staff from the Ministry of Tourism, administrations and guests.
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