Southern Governor His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al-Khalifa and Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) President Shaikha Mai bint Mohammed Al-Khalifa discussed cooperation with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

He said that the Southern Governorate has a rich historical and civilizational heritage which reflects the deep-rooted national identity.

He underlined keenness on highlighting the Governorate’s historical and civilizational vestiges through cooperation with the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) and the restoration of archaeological sites to enhance its cultural and social standing.

BACA president expressed readiness to step up cooperation and enhance joint work, commending the Southern Governor’s keenness on promoting historical and archaeological sites.