Social and Cultural Development Sector authorizes the UNESCO Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property within the State

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Social and Cultural Development Sector authorizes the UNESCO Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property within the State

The Social and Cultural Development Sector of the Council of Ministers, at its meeting on Thursday February 14, 2019, chaired by Mashaer Aldoulab, Minister of Education, approved the UNESCO Convention on Measures to Ban and Prevent the Illegal Importation, Exportation and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property which guarantees the protection of cultural property within the State from theft and export. And the possibility of recovering stolen property and countering the global phenomenon of trade in cultural property, which has become growing. The agreement also provides training opportunities for Sudanese cadres and raising capacities in various fields. In the areas called for by the Convention
 
The sector praised the great role played by the Ministry of Culture in enhancing the strategic role of Sudan in the cultural framework