Rabat – On Tuesday, Prince Moulay Rachid chaired the opening ceremony of the 3rd annual “Morocco in Abu Dhabi” event, which will continue from March 6th-19th.
With the ultimate goal of reinforcing ties between Morocco and the UAE, “Morocco in Abu Dhabi” offers UAE communities a glimpse into Moroccan culture, heritage, and its ability to preserve craftsmanship throughout generations.
The National Foundation of Museums will showcase unique Moroccan masterpieces making their debut appearance outside of the Moroccan museums where they typically reside. .
The event’s attendees will also have the chance to explore an original artistic stand devoted to young artists, “whose modern and creative works are inspired by the authentic Moroccan heritage,” added the Maghreb Arab Press (MAP).
The event, held under the patronage of King Mohammed VI, is organized by the Ministry of Tourism.
In addition to enhancing political, economic, scientific, touristic, and cultural relationships, the event also aims to educate future generations on the importance of preserving the heritage and instill principles of tolerance.
The event is marked by the attendance of several Moroccan officials, including Minister of Tourism, Air Transport, Handicrafts and Social Economy, Mohamed Sajid, Ambassador of the King to the United Arab Emirates, Mohamed Ait Ouali, Chairman of the National Foundation of Museums, Mehdi Qotbi, Director General of the House of Craftsmen, Abdellah Adnani, and Acting Director General of the Moroccan Tourism Office, Rachid Hamzaoui.