The forum includes holding a large number of poetry evenings, at the headquarters of the Supreme Council of Culture, and various culture palaces across Egypt.
Hafez Ibrahim Fahmy is considered one of the most famous figures of modern Arabic poetry.
The award is granted to a poet from Egypt and another from a different country, who possess the characteristics of creative uniqueness and poetic excellence.
Tunisi passed away on January 5, 1961, leaving behind a great poetic and lyrical heritage.
Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem mourned the death of the renowned poet and translator Rifaat Salam, who passed away on December 6, at the age of 69, after a struggle with illness.