Head of Egypt’s Supreme Council of Culture Hisham Azmy said that the state’s “Young Innovator Award" is a historic step, as it is the first time that an award at this level has been allocated regionally.
In light of the suspension of major cultural activities to battle the spread of COVID-19 in accordance with the decisions of the Council of Ministers, Secretary General of the Supreme Council for Culture Hisham Azmy said that since March 2020, the council has not stopped broadcasting its cultural activities online.
During the year 2020, the Supreme Council of Culture headed by Hisham Azmy organized a large number of international and local cultural activities and events, totaling 381 activities.
The Supreme Council of Culture and the External Cultural Relations Sector organize the eighth evening of the series of the "Cultural Relations" initiative, during which the Egyptian-Bahraini relations are celebrated.
The Supreme Council of Culture held the seventh symposium of the evening series of the initiative: (Cultural Relations), which is organized by the External Cultural Relations Sector, to celebrate the state of Greece.
The Supreme Council of Culture is hosting Sherif Awad, professor of Sociology at the Faculty of Arts, Cairo University, to deliver a lecture entitled "Creative Economics and Investment in Cultural Industries" on August 12 at 8:30 p.m.
Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem will launch a program to resume the activities of the Supreme Council of Culture during the months of July, August and September, starting from July 9.
Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem will launch the online initiative "Stay at home ... Culture is between your hands" on March 24 at 9 p.m.
The minister of culture confirmed that the ministry continues to exert efforts to preserve Egypt's national heritage and retain the smuggled artifacts.
The inauguration was held at the headquarters of the Supreme Council of Culture in the Egyptian Opera House.