E-JUST/UNESCO Webinar Series on Heritage Science and Africa
Museums and Sustainable Development in Egypt and Sudan

Saturday, 5 th September 2020 11:00 am – 3:00 pm (Cairo Time) Cairo, Egypt

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About The Event

Objectives:

The Webinar aims to provide the opportunity to have updates on the museum development in Egypt and Sudan, their progress, achievements as well as challenges and opportunities within the framework of UNESCO Priority Africa and ResiliArt movement.

Outcomes:

Attendees will gain information on the progress and achievements related to the ongoing projects in the area of heritage and museums in Egypt and Sudan. Attendees will have a better understanding of the challenges and opportunities derived from the heritage safeguarding and museum development, as well as the role that heritage science can play for achieving the wellbeing of the community and sustainable development in Africa.

When

Saturday, 5 th September 2020 11:00 am – 3:00 pm (Cairo Time) Cairo, Egypt


Where

Online Blackboard

Event Speakers

Here are some of our speakers

Prof Ismail Al Fehail

Prof Ismail Al Fehail

Director of Heritage House

Mr Abdelgadir Salih

Mr Abdelgadir Salih

UNESCO Khartoum Office Natural Sciences and Culture National Programme Officer

Dr. Ghaith Fariz

Dr. Ghaith Fariz

Director of UNESCO Regional Bureau for Sciences in the Arab States

Dr. Pavel Kropkin

Dr. Pavel Kropkin

Head of UNESCO in Khartoum

Dr. Abdelrazek Elnaggar

Dr. Abdelrazek Elnaggar

Associate Professor of Heritage Science, E-JUST

Prof Dr. Ahmed Farouk Ghoneim

Prof Dr. Ahmed Farouk Ghoneim

Executive Director of the Authority of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (Egypt)

Dr Hosni Abdelrehaim

Dr Hosni Abdelrehaim

Director, Nubia Museum (Egypt)

Dr. Okasha El-Daly

Dr. Okasha El-Daly

Professor of Heritage Studies, UCL, UK

Dr. Ilona Regulski

Dr. Ilona Regulski

Curator Egyptian Written Culture, Department of Egypt and Sudan, The British Museum, EU project ‘Transforming the Egyptian Museum Cairo’ (UK)

Dr. Akatsuki Takahashi

Dr. Akatsuki Takahashi

Program Specialist for Culture, UNESCO Regional Bureau for Sciences in the Arab States

MR. Ahmed Moussa

MR. Ahmed Moussa

Heritage Science Scholar, E-JUST

MS. Dalia Ali

MS. Dalia Ali

Heritage Science Scholar, E-JUST

MS. Randa Deraz

MS. Randa Deraz

Heritage Science Scholar, E-JUST

Dr. Hatim El Nor

Dr. Hatim El Nor

Director National Corporation for Antiquities and Museums (NCAM) (Sudan)

Ms. Alyaa Taha

Ms. Alyaa Taha

Culture Unit, Regional Bureau for Sciences in the Arab States

Event Schedule

Here is our event schedule

Dr. Ghaith Fariz

Opening Remarks:

Dr. Ghaith Fariz (Director of UNESCO Regional Bureau for Sciences in the Arab States)

Dr. Pavel Kropkin

Dr. Pavel Kropkin (Head of UNESCO in Khartoum)

Dr. Abdelrazek Elnaggar

Opening Remarks:

Dr. Abdelrazek Elnaggar (Associate Professor of Heritage Science, E-JUST)

UNESCO Priority Africa and Culture

Prof Dr. Ahmed Farouk Ghoneim

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC)

Prof Dr. Ahmed Farouk Ghoneim, Executive Director of the Authority of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (Egypt)

Dr. Hatim El Nor

Sudan National Museum (SNM) Rehabilitation Project

Dr. Hatim El Nor, Director, National Corporation for Antiquities and Museums (NCAM) (Sudan)

Dr Hosni Abdelrehaim

Nubia Museum in Aswan

Dr Hosni Abdelrehaim, Director, Nubia Museum (Egypt)

Break

Dr. Okasha El-Daly

Dr. Okasha El-Daly, Professor of Heritage Studies, UCL, UK - Challenges Facing Museums in Egypt and Sudan

Dr. Ilona Regulski

Dr. Ilona  Regulski, Curator Egyptian Written Culture, Department of Egypt and Sudan, The British Museum, EU project ‘Transforming the Egyptian Museum Cairo’ (UK) - The Purpose of Modern Museums

 

Prof Ismail Al Fehail

Prof Ismail Al Fehail, Director of Heritage House - Strategy for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) in Sudan

Q and A

Wrap up and closing: Mr Abdelgadir Salih and Dr Akatsuki Takahashi (UNESCO) and Abdelrazek Elnaggar (E-JUST)

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Phone Number

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