7-year-old Egyptian student wins 1st place in UNESCO's mental arithmetic competition

Mon, 02 Jan 2023 - 03:56 GMT

Minister of Education and Technical Education Reda Hegazy honored Sunday Grade 2 Student Omar Zaki after his win.

Egypt aims to register Koshari, Fava Beans on UNESCO Intangible Heritage List

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 11:36 GMT

“Numerous countries registered their popular food and games,” commented Emam.

Informative, explanatory panels installed at Abu Mena Archaeological Site

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 - 04:06 GMT

Abu Mena Archaeological Site is the most important Christian pilgrimage center in Egypt.

Egypt succeeds in registering Holy Family’s Journey on Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 - 10:56 GMT

This was announced by the International Intergovernmental Committee of the Organization for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage on November 30.

Cairo’s Museum of Islamic Art holds scientific symposium in celebration of International Day of Islamic Art

Mon, 28 Nov 2022 - 11:32 GMT

The symposium was titled "Features of Islamic Art in the World Cultural Heritage".

UNESCO: World's languages are estimated at 7,000

Sun, 13 Nov 2022 - 11:52 GMT

UNESCO noted that languages play an important role in the daily lives of all people.

UNESCO’s Director General: Education is often undervalued & underfunded

Sun, 25 Sep 2022 - 12:59 GMT

In her message, Azoulay stressed that the only possible solution to bring about a profound change in the world for the better lies in investing in education.

3rd Egyptian Aragouz Festival kicks off on Aug. 15

Thu, 11 Aug 2022 - 11:09 GMT

In its 3rd edition, the festival includes a group of performances that embody the splendor and beauty of heritage.

246 million children, adolescents exposed to violence, bullying in schools annually, UNESCO

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 - 11:31 GMT

UNESCO emphasized that schools that are unsafe or incubating violate the right to education as enshrined in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.

UNESCO: Digital culture economy reached $2.7 billion in time of COVID-19

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 01:03 GMT

In the report, an overview of the impact of the pandemic on the culture sector since March 2020 was presented, in addition to the identified paths to revive this sector.

UNESCO: The Titanic will disappear by 2050, submerged cultural heritage is at risk

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 11:43 GMT

UNESCO said that the “largest museum” in the world is located under the oceans, lakes and rivers of every country and on the high seas.

UNESCO mourns pioneer of popular Egyptian literature Ahmed Morsi

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 12:10 GMT

Morsi had a profound international role in preserving heritage.

7th Cairo International Biennale for Arabic Calligraphy launches on June 6

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 11:31 GMT

The 7th Cairo International Biennale for Arabic Calligraphy bears the slogan “Pioneers Renewed in a Hundred Years (1922 - 2022)”

International Day of Light: How light plays a pivotal role in serving humanity

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 11:06 GMT

The world celebrates International Day of Light on May 16.

Higher education minister receives report on L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science Egypt Young program

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 - 11:54 GMT

It is set to honor three talented young Egyptian women researchers for the quality of their research works and also for encouraging them to pursue a brilliant career in science, according to the report.

Memory of the day: Egypt regains Sharm el-Sheikh in 1982

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 - 12:38 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on April 21.

Egypt’s Academy of Arts in Rome to celebrate World Heritage Day on April 19

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 01:14 GMT

The celebratory event will include several activities.

50 countries participated in saving Nubian landmarks from Abu Simbel to Philae

Tue, 05 Apr 2022 - 12:28 GMT

This program was launched by the Convention for the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage.

Hassan Fathi, the legendary architect of the poor

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 02:24 GMT

Born on March 23, 1900, Hassan Fathi is famous for his unique architectural style.

UNESCO prepares documentary film on project reviving Hassan Fathi village in New Qurna

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 01:38 GMT

It is the project inaugurated by Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem, in cooperation with UNESCO.