Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi announced Saturday, in Algiers, the organization of an international conference on the Casbah of Algiers under the aegis of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in the beginning of February 2018.
Mr. Mihoubi said, on the sidelines of his inspection visit in several communes of Algiers with Wali of Algiers, Abdelkader Zoukh, that an international conference on the Casbah “will be organized in early February 2018 under the aegis. of UNESCO.
This meeting will highlight the efforts made by Algeria to preserve this historic World Heritage Site. ”
The province of Algiers, which supervises the operation of restoration and rehabilitation of the Kasbah of Algiers, undertakes an accelerated action in coordination with the services of the Ministry of Culture, mobilizing all the conditions for the smooth running of this operation, choosing companies qualified in the development and restoration to preserve the specificity of this site, he said.