A meeting with the Director of the Center for Culture and Education of the Egyptian Embassy in Azerbaijan was held at the Institute of Folklore
On the 22nd of June at the Institute of Folklore of ANAS a meeting was held with the head of the Center for Culture and Education of the Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt in our country Ahmed Sami Elaydi. At the meeting Director of the Institute of Folklore, academician Mukhtar Imanov gave detailed information about Ahmad Sami Elaydi’s role in the development of Azerbaijani-Egyptian friendly relations and the promotion of Azerbaijani culture in the Arab world, as well as his research on Azerbaijani literature and folklore and interpretation activities. Academician M.Imanov emphasized the necessity to continue the friendly relations established between the two countries and joint projects.
He later spoke about the history, activity, co-operation with relevant institutions in Azerbaijan and his role in the expansion of cultural relations between our countries. He emphasized the importance of preparing projects for the translation of Azerbaijani folklore samples into Arabic. A.S.Elaydi noted that the stands related to Azerbaijan have been established at the international Cairo book fair, where the information on the literature and culture of our country, and especially the Garabag realities were demonstrated.