Egyptian Bureau for Cultural and Educational Affairs
in United Kingdom and Ireland

INTERNATIONAL MOTHER LANGUAGE DAY



 On behalf of H.E Ambassador Tarek Adel to the United Kingdom. Dr. Reem Bahgat attended the celebrations of the 'International Mother Language Day' and commemoration of the 'Bengali Language Martyrs Day' on Thursday 21st of February 2019 which was held with the support of the UNESCO in the United Kingdom.

The Bengali embassy has requested from the Cultural Bureau to arrange a cultural performance in Arabic language during the celebration given the importance and value of the language. Accordingly, The Bureau communicated with Dr. Hani Shoeb – Egyptian physician & poet – who read a short lyric from (Nahg Al Borda) for the classical poetic master piece of Ahmed Shawky (1855-1932 ) which was well received by the audience.

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