The BA Alexandria and Mediterranean Research Center (Alex Med) of the Academic Research Sector is organizing a lecture on The Mediterranean Diet in Egypt and its Socioeconomic Impacts by Mr. Mohamed Badry, Heritage Management Professional and Founder, HeritageForAll Initiative, and Ms. Azza Abd El Maqsoud, Head of Museum Education Department, National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, and Supervisor of Museum Education Departments of the Regional Museums, Museums Sector, Ministry of Antiquities. The lecture will be held on Sunday, 23 June 2019 at 6:00 pm at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Auditorium.
The lecture presents recommendations, which help link culturally and economically between the Mediterranean diet-related activities and the Egyptian cultural identity. This link should help raise the awareness of the local community on the importance of the intangible cultural heritage, and encourage them to preserve it and operationalize the element of sustainability through transferring knowledge to future generations.
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