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Thu, 16 Jul 2020 12:38 - Updated Thu, 16 Jul 2020 10:16

Minister discusses Mbanza Kongo with UNESCO ambassador

Luanda - The Minister of Culture, Tourism and Environment, Adjany Costa, discussed Wednesday with the Angolan Ambassador to UNESCO, Ana Maria de Oliveira, the work in progress on the restructuring of infrastructure in Mbanza Kongo, Zaire province.

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Minister Adjany Costa meets with ambassador Ana Maria de Oliveira

Photo: Cedida

The work in question follows the guidelines of UNESCO with a view to enhancing and attracting visits to the Historic Centre of Mbanza Kongo, which was declared a World Heritage Site on 8 July 2017.

During the meeting, the two entities also addressed the candidacy process of Cuito Cuanavale, and the Minister provided detailed information on the work in question.

Adjany Costa, who was accompanied by the Secretary of State for Culture, Maria da Piedade de Jesus, also made an approach around the Ractified Conventions and the ongoing projectslinked to the Natural and Cultural Heritage and the holding of the 2nd edition of Luanda-2021 Biennal.

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