Saudi Salam Forum for Cultural Communication to Kicks off in Riyadh Sunday

Saudi Salam Forum for Cultural Communication to Kicks off in Riyadh Sunday

Saturday, 5 January, 2019 - 12:45
A general view of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (SPA)
Asharq Al-Awsat
The Saudi Salam Forum, organized by the Peace Project for Cultural Communication at the headquarters of the Saudi Press Agency (SPA), will kick off in Riyadh on Sunday with the participation of a number of youths.

The forum aims at building common concepts of coexistence and bridging communication between Saudi Arabia and other societies in accordance with the Kingdom’s Vision 2030.

Several events are scheduled at the forum, including the announcement of the results of a short film competition that will see the screening of 50 films.

Participants include students from Saudi Arabia and a number of countries, such as the United States, UK, Australia and Japan.

The films aim to promote the spirit of dialogue, common human values, coexistence and tolerance.

In addition, the Salam Project for Cultural Communication will host international figures, interested in Saudi Arabia, its culture, heritage and arts. They will share their personal experiences during their stay in the Kingdom and discuss positive aspects of coexistence, peace, communication and respect for others.

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