Saudi Cultural Database Platform
Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Culture has launched a comprehensive questionnaire for all employees of the Saudi cultural sector under the title “cultural database” through a dedicated e-platform that allows all See more
Holistically Documenting Saudi
Work has started on an ambitious initiative to document all aspects of Saudi culture across the Kingdom’s 13 regions. With its “13/16” project, the Ministry of Culture aims to highlight the nation’s cultural See more
MISK Art Week
known as Misk Art Week , in its fourth edition. Known as Misk Art Week, this platform for art enthusiasts and sponsors of creativity aims to encourage critical thinking and problem-solving, as well as leave a positive See more
KSA Launches 3 Cultural Projects
Dubai: The Saudi King Abdulaziz Centre for World Culture and the Abdullatif Al Fozan Award for Mosque Architecture started a partnership to launch three cultural projects in Saudi Arabia, local media reported. , See more
LACASA, The Linguistic and Cultural Anthropology project at The GLOCAL, is an initiative set up to build on the Saudi Arabian efforts to strengthen awareness of its cultural and linguistic heritage. This strengthening is achieved through academic work, such as documenting languages, culture, and more, throughout teh Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and presenting this to scholars, to other cultural and language workers, both within the KSA, and globally, and to the KSA government, so as to assist the government to progress in its efforts to campaigns such as VISION 2030.
Employing ethnographic tools, LACASA aims to present Saudi Arabia’s immensely rich cultural and linguistic diversity, sitting within an eclectic cosmopolitan modern Saudi Arabia, a country which combines technological progress, media innovation, and global know how, with its cultural roots.
CALA – official member of WCAA – World Council on Anthropological Associations
JALA Journal inaugural issue, June 2020
AFALA conference to behosted at The University of Nairobi, September 2021