Kuwaiti Cultural Evening

  • Start date
    2020. 02. 20. 18:00
  • End date
    2020. 02. 20. 18:00
  • Location
    Nagy Lajos király útja, Room K302, Round Building

We are happy to inform you that METU continues its cultural-educational series of events with the Arab World in the spotlight.

The aim is to share culturally important information to have a better understanding of this diverse region by having a glimpse into its culture, traditions and daily life. The upcoming country in the spotlight is Kuwait on the occasion of its national holiday. The event is hosted by the Kuwaiti Embassy in Budapest.

Your personal invitation by his Excellency, Saad Abdullah, ambassador of Kuwait to Hungary is accessible via the link below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=46&v=ksQPFeU9pkQ&feature=emb_logo
Practical information:
Topic: Kuwaiti cultural evening
Date: 20 February, 2020
Time: 18:00 hrs
Venue: Nagy Lajos király útja, Room K302, Round Building
Guest lecturers: 
Dr. János Hóvári, historian, Turcologist, diplomat, honorary professor at the University of Pécs, the ambassador of Hungary to Kuwait (2008-10) and
Lilla Farmosi, international administration expert with extensive trips to numerous countries in the Middle East, she spent one and a half years on a military basis in Kuwait.

Language of event: Arabic and Hungarian (some sections in English) with translation/interpretation.
Participation: to register as a participant, click on the link below. When filling in the form, please enter the word METU in the message section. https://mt-akademia.hu/kuvaiti-rendezveny/
Deadline for registration: 5 pm, 15 February, 2020
Following the deadline, a confirmation e-mail will be sent to you.  The second upcoming event in the second half of March will focus on Yemen or Morocco.
If you have any further questions, contact us at kbodis@metropolitan.hu.