National dialogue to focus on cultural issues next week
December 20, 2009
The King Abdulaziz Center for National Dialogue will hold a forum in Al-Ahsa Tuesday and Wednesday to discuss a number of pressing issues affecting Saudi society, Saudi Gazette reported today.
The forum, which will be composed of 32 women and 31 men, will address cultural issues, including religion, education, media, citizenship and identity.
Sheikh Saleh Al-Husaiyen, the President of the King Abdulaziz Center for National Dialogue, said told the English daily that the forum aims to recognize the most important cultural elements “that enhance our cultural discourse and its influence on national, regional, Arab and international levels.”