Thursday, August 22, 2019

Tue 20 Aug 2019 at 11:39 Agenda
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11:30 am Council of Ministers session in Beiteddine under the chairmanship of President of the Republic, General Michel Aoun.


4:00 pm Committee of the Families of the Kidnapped and Disappeared in Lebanon, in cooperation with Act for the Disappeared association, commemorates the United Nations' declaration of August 30 as the International Day for the Disappeared, and the passage of 9 months since the Law for Missing and Forcibly Disappeared Persons in Lebanon was promulgated. The commemoration will take place in Tripoli, Al Nour Square intersection, facing the Serail.


5:00 pm Festival marking launch of project in support of ecotourism in Hammana, sponsored by and in presence of Head of the National Commission for Lebanese Women, Claudine Aoun Roukoz. The festival lies within the framework of "promoting the political participation of women at local and national levels in Lebanon", implemented for NCLW and the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ), and funded by the German government within the regional program: empowering women in decision-making in the Middle East in Hammana.


7:00 pm Honorary ceremony in tribute to national anthem pioneers, organized by Pioneers from Lebanon Committee, marking 92 years since the adoption of the Lebanese national anthem. The ceremony is sponsored by His Excellency Minister of Culture, Dr. Mohammad Daoud, in cooperation with Choueifat Municipality, which will be declared a cultural city for 2019. The ceremony will take place in Choueifat theater - Qebba - Emir Majid Erslan Association building. Also taking place will be an exposition displaying the work of a selection of visual artists.


==============S.A.D./R.H.

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