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President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, on Sunday, renamed the Department of Heritage to the National Centre for Cultural Heritage.
In a move condemned by free speech advocates, the islands government moves to curb literature and poetrys adverse effects on society.
Mr. Ahmed Adeeb Abdul Gafoor was appointed as Minister of Tourism, Arts Culture by H.E. President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom on 17th November 2013
H.E President Dr Mohamed Waheed has appointed Hussain Liraar as the Deputy Minister for Tourism Arts and Culture, Dr Mohamed Waheed has appointed Mohamed Maleeh Jamaal as the Deputy Minister for Tourism Arts and Culture, Ali Waheed Hassan Maniku as the Chief Executive Officer at the National Center for the Artsand Ahmed Shameem and Uza. Mariyam Mizna Shareef as the Minister of State for Tourism, Arts and Culture.
The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture has appointed an Advisory Committee on arts to act as a public oversight body that will oversee the programs implemented from state funds as well as to facilitate technical expertise and advice on arts policy. The Committee will also help to formulate a set of guidelines that will form the basis for an Arts Council Act.
IFACCA is very pleased to welcome the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture of the Maldives as IFACCAs newest member.