A Message of Solidarity: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Hosts Online Cultural Marathon Symposium

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 13 April 2020: UAE Minister of State H.E. Zaki Nusseibeh will be sending a message of unity and solidarity in response to global challenges presented by COVID-19 by hosting a live social media event on Thursday, April 16.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation will be holding the online cultural marathon symposium to be attended by UAE Ambassadors representing the USA, Canada, UK, Germany, Belgium, France, Italy, Spain, India, Singapore, China, and Australia. With the participation of museum directors, artists, design specialists, and cultural institutions discussing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and offering solutions and insights, the event will last for over 24 hours.

As the UAE intensifies its efforts to support arts, the online symposium will serve as a meeting point for arts professionals around the world to explore ways to emerge from this crisis as a global community.

To learn more about this event and register, please visit the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation’s Twitter channel.