Latest News: Al-Babtain Academy holds Arabic language courses for members of the diplomatic missions Al-Babtain receives the “Global Leadership and Humanitarian Award” from the National Council on US-Arab Relations Abdulaziz Saud Al-Babtain Biography and Cultural Achievements in a new bookAl-Babtain receives honorary doctorate from Stirling UniversityThe Spring of Arabic poetry Festival ends activities with seminar of celebrated poet Arar Sheikh Mohammed Abdullah Al-Mubarak: “Al-Babtain Foundation is the gathering place for poets and intellectuals”The first seminar of the Spring of Arabic Poetry discussed the interest of critics and public in Yaqoub Al-Rasheed poetryThe10th edition of the Spring of Arabic Poetry festival kicks off on Sunday The World Academy Poetry in Verona renews the honorary presidency of poet Abdulaziz Saud Al-BabtainAbdulaziz Saud Al-Babtain Cultural Foundation announces the programme of the 10th Season of Spring of Arabic Poetry Festival Abdulaziz Al-Babtain Cultural Foundation participates the World Poetry Academy’s Celebration of World Poetry Day in VeronaAbdulaziz Al-Babtain opens the public library of Kuwait Society of Engineers


Abdulaziz Al-Babtain meets IPI President Terje Rod-Larsen to discuss cultural activities forpeace

In a meeting held at Al-Babtain Central Library for Arabic Poetry, the Chairman of Abdulaziz Saud Al-Babtain Cultural Foundation, poet Abdulaziz Al-Babtain met President of the International Peace Institute (IPI) and UN Under-Secretary-General Terje Rod-Larsen and Director of IPI's Middle and North Africa Office (MENA)NajeebFriji to discuss ways of promoting peace and coexistence between peoples of the world.

In a statement to the press after the meeting, Al-Babtain announced that the Foundation has partnered with the International Peace Institute and The United nations to convene jointcultural activities. “We are delighted to make this partnership with our friends in the United Nations and all the influential advocates for peace and coexistence between peoples,” Al-Babtain said, pointing out that the Foundation seeks to complete the historic role of Arabs who founded a civilization based on wisdom, peace and love.

He added we have always called for peace with hundreds of intellectuals and influential figures globally through the conferences ofinter-civilization dialogue, held around the world by Abdulaziz Saud Al-Babtain Cultural Foundation.

Al-Babtain explained that working with the United Nations to help spread peace and put an end to conflicts and humanitarian suffering will have theperfectimpact to help achieving this goal, the Foundation has been seeking for many years.

Meanwhile, the IPI President said he is proud to work with the Abdulaziz Saud Al-Babtain Cultural Foundation, and its president poet AbdulazizSaud Al-Babtainwho is a friend to the whole world, referring to Al-Babtain’s lot of friends with the same passion around the world. He added that the partnership will be instrumental in extolling the virtues of peace and co-existence.

The Foundation Secretary General Abdulrahman Khalid Al-Babtain and General Director Dr. TouhamiAbdouli attended the meeting.


Enter your e-mail address in the box below to start recieving our free e-news letter.
E-mail  *

Al-Babtain Manuscripts Authorization Center
By the presidentship of the chairman of the board of trustees, the poet, Mr. Abdul Aziz Saud Al-Babtain more >>

Al Babtain Translation Center
Mr. Abdul Aziz Saud Al-Babtain, the President of the Foundation, established this center in 2004. more >>

Fountdation of Abdul Aziz saud Al-Babtain Prize for Poetic Creativity - 2008 All rights reserved
Designed & Developed by Plexus Kuwait -