Ahmed Bin Rakkad Al Ameri and Elena Pasoli (top) during a virtual meeting. WAM
Ahmed Bin Rakkad Al Ameri, Chairman of the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), has outlined the highlights of Sharjah’s cultural programme to be showcased at the Bologna Children's Book Fair (BCBF) from March 21-24, 2022.
This came during a virtual session titled, “Sharjah Guest of Honour 2022,” held at the ongoing online edition of BCBF 2021.
Bologna is the capital and largest city of the Emilia-Romagna region in northern Italy.
Escobar shared these observations on a visit to the 12th edition of the Sharjah Children Reading Festival (SCRF). She was accompanied on her tour by Khoula Al Mujaini, General Coordinator of Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival.
The book launch event featured a reading by Bodour Al Qasimi which offered SCRF’s young visitors an opportunity to interact with the author who took them on a journey to cities full of books.
The attendees stood watching the lighting of the logo for several minutes, and read the slogan of the winning Sharjah campaign: "Open books ... Open minds."
The film is in fact a marketing campaign for the Department of Tourism and Commerce in Dubai.
The late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan, the founding father of the UAE, encouraged the communication between different cultures, and preserving the heritage, noted a press release issued by the ITC on Wednesday.
Hosting an array of different functions, from expert workshops to art pop-ups and wellness sessions, Niche features an open-plan co-working area, alongside individual bar-style seating as well as a private boardroom and a custom-made foldaway amphitheatre for talks and lectures.
Wishing the late Kishore Kumar on his birth anniversary, Ayushmaan sang Kishore Kumar's popular song 'Chookar mere mann ko' with a mashup of 'Moh moh ke dhaage' from his film 'Dum Laga ke Haisha' in a short video post.