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International Symposium on Cultural Diplomacy in the Arab World »
"The Political, Economic and Cultural Dimensions"

(Berlin; July 26th - 30th, 2016)
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International Symposium on Cultural Diplomacy in the Arab World will focus the opportunities for cultural diplomacy in the Arab World in the framework of the current transitions and challenges. In particular, the symposium will highlight the best practices of certain counties in the Arab World of practicing cultural diplomacy to educate and to strengthen relationships between groups within their countries and to strengthen relationships between their countries and the global community. (More »)
Speakers & Delegates for the Symposium include:
Minister Farida Momand
Minister of Higher Education of Afghanistan
President José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero
President, ICD Advisory Board
Minister Hamad Bin Abdulaziz Al-Kawari
Former Minister of Culture, Arts & Heritage of Qatar
Stephan Mayer (MdB)
Member of the German Parliament
SG Harald Kindermann
Secretary General, German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP)
Philipp Lengsfeld (MdB)
Member of the German Parliament
Amb. Gunter Mulack  
Executive Director, German Orient Institute in Berlin
Dirk Niebel
Former German Minister of Economic Cooperation & Development
Prof. Ulrich Brueckner
Academic Director, Academy for Cultural Diplomacy
SG Abdelouahid Khouja
Secretary General, House of Councillors of Morocco
 Grand Mufti Selim Muça
Grand Mufti of the Muslim Community of Albania
Speaker Safet Softić
Speaker of the Parliamentary Assembly of Bosnia & Herzegovina
Amb. Abdulrahman Al-Khulaifi
Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Germany
Amb. Mohamed Kazem
Deputy Assistant Foreign Minister of Foreign Affairs of Egypt for a Culture of Dialogue
Amb. Badr Abdelatty
Ambassador of Egypt to Germany