Albanian National Archives

24 November, 2015

 Juma Al Majid Receives Senior Delegation from

the Albanian National Archives

HE Juma Al Majid received Gjet Ndoj, the Director General of the Albanian National Archives, on Tuesday, November 24, 2015.

The visit aims to discuss the aspects of cultural cooperation between the center and the Albanian Archive, which includes a number of Arab and Islamic manuscripts, as well as important historical documents. The delegation began a tour to manuscripts department that contains manuscripts indexes from more than 55 countries, and they watched the original manuscripts library. The delegation also visited the reading  hall and the national culture department.

Juma Al Majid explained to the delegation the Centre\'s work in many countries such as India, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Morocco, Egypt, Mali, Lebanon, and recent talks about cooperation with the National Archives in Malta and he said: "The culture must be a bridge for cooperation between humans".

HE Gjet Ndoj said: "The Albanian National Archives has a number of Arabic manuscripts, and a large group of Arab documents as well, and it needs maintenance", and welcomed any cooperation to preserve this human heritage.