Culture, Arts and Heritage
The State of Qatar has established many important strategies and goals aimed at making it one of the most important countries culturally at the local and global levels, through the organization it offers for cultural events such as festivals, seminars, lectures, evenings, art exhibitions, book fairs, workshops, comprehensive training for beginners, and focusing on and supporting the promising young generation.
The state cares about heritage by collecting, codifying and documenting folklore materials, creating an archive for it, organizing and reviving national heritage events and events, and supporting its workers.
Publications and publishing
The Department of Publications and Publishing assumes the ownership of copyrights and commercial names of goodwill for the broadcasting materials it produces or uses, and grants others the right to exploit them, research, study and issue the necessary licenses requests for press publications, printing houses, publishing houses, libraries, institutions for importing, exporting and distributing publications, publicity and advertising institutions, public relations, artistic production and shops selling the distribution of works Technical in addition to censoring local publications and local and foreign artistic works, issuing books and pamphlets that include introducing the country in various aspects, and providing embassies and diplomatic missions with it, in coordination with the competent administrative units.
In addition, Emiri Decree No. (11) of 2003 was issued stipulating the award of the State Prize of Appreciation for Scientists and Creators under the supervision of the Ministry of Culture and Arts in recognition of their overall scientific and creative contribution, and the award of the State Encouragement Prize to promising researchers and innovators of outstanding tender.
Qatar National Library
The Qatar National Library, a member of the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development, is responsible for preserving the national heritage of the State of Qatar by collecting, preserving, and making it available to all. Through its function as a research library with a distinct heritage library, the library disseminates and promotes a deeper global view of the history and culture of the Gulf region. And based on its function as a public library, Qatar National Library provides all citizens and residents of the State of Qatar equal opportunities to benefit from its facilities, equipment, and services that support creativity and independence in decision-making among its visitors and the development of their cultural knowledge. By fulfilling all these functions, the library assumes a pioneering role in the sector of libraries and cultural heritage in the country.
Theater in Qatar
The state has been keen on developing and developing Qatari talents in the field of theatrical art since 1972, participating in various theater festivals, encouraging cinematic initiatives for young people, developing the annual local theater festival, and expanding Doha, through the establishment and establishment of productive domestic theatrical teams and the establishment of theatrical teams for works directed to children, where the decision was issued. Ministerial No. The state has been keen on developing Qatari talents in the field of theatrical art since 1972, participating in various theatrical festivals, encouraging cinematic initiatives for youth, developing the annual local theater festival, and expanding Doha, through the establishment and establishment of productive domestic theater groups and the establishment of theatrical teams for works directed to children. Ministerial Resolution No. (299) of 2014 was issued to form a committee to prepare a list for the Children’s Theater Festival, which comes as part of the strategic plans to achieve the national vision of Qatar Strategy (2030), in addition to establishing a specialized academic institute to study the performing arts, music, visual and cinematography.
Qatar National Theater
Theaters of the Cultural Village (Katara)
Souq Waqif theater