National Cultural Heritage Digitization Team Holds Meeting

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 Khartoum, Mar.12(SUNA)- The National Cultural Heritage  Digitization Team (NCHDT) held meeting Tuesday at he premises  of Ministry of  Culture, Tourism and Antiquities .

 Present at the meeting were Undersecretary of Ministry of Culture,  Dr Jaraham Abdul-Gadir, the Secretary –General of the  National Council  for Cultural Heritage,  Dr Assad Abdel-Rahman and Director of  the Sudanese  Society for Epistemology, Dr Badr-Eddin Al-Haj.


 Dr Jaraham said that  Sudan has rich memory  that reflects  history and authenticity  of Sudan , calling for exerting more efforts to convey  history and heritages of Sudan t o the coming generations.


 He added  that  Sudan’s  cultural heritage and diversity qualify it  to be  top at Arab and African level.

 Director of British Cultural Center , for his part, called for close coordination  with  the NCHDT and considered  the benefit of  digitization of Sudan’s cultural heritage will embrace not only  Sudan but also other countries.


 He affirmed  the British Cultural Center support to the project, adding  the  implementation of the project requires work with high professionalism.


Representative of London Royal  College, the funder  of the project,  reviewed  different phases of the project which started in 2013, revealing that  digitization of heritage helps in  drawing   up strategies for countries.


The meeting also  discussed  reports of the committees  and called for more concern and  coordination  for making the project a success.