Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi Gets Mediterranean Diplomacy Award

  • 29 April 2014

H.E. Dr.Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi has received the Mediterranean Award for Diplomacy 2014. The Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) director received the award from Fondazione Mediterraneo at a ceremony in the Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Hall at the ECSSR Office Complex in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.

High-level members of the scientific, cultural, political and diplomatic communities as well as Fondazione Mediterraneo senior officials attended the ceremony. The award was conferred on H.E.

Dr. Jamal Al-Suwaidi in recognition of his efforts and contributions toward bringing nations closer and promoting the concept of cultural diplomacy based on knowledge and thought.

The award - a work of art by Italian sculptor Mario Molinari, 'Totem of Peace' - was presented to H.E. Dr. Jamal Al-Suwaidi by the son of the sculptor in the presence of Prof. Michele Capasso, President of the Fondazione Mediterraneo.

The Mediterranean Award is conferred on distinguished personalities around the world in recognition of their endeavours for dialogue and cooperation.