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Glass Exhibition highlights importance of environmental awareness

• The Scientific Center hosted a glass exhibition to promote environmental awareness and sustainable development. The exhibition showcased the use of glass in various sustainable applications.

• The event emphasized the importance of science and technology in addressing environmental challenges.

The Scientific Center, a subsidiary of the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science (KFAS), hosted a glass exhibition to raise awareness about environmental issues and promote sustainable development.

The exhibition was held under the patronage of Spanish Ambassador H.E. Miguel Moro Aguilar on the occasion of World Environment Day.

Environmental awareness and sustainable development

Participants in the opening ceremony of the exhibition stressed the importance of environmental awareness in achieving sustainable development.

According to informed sources at Al-Qabas newspaper, the exhibition’s participants highlighted the need to adopt environmentally friendly practices and technologies to protect the planet.

Dr. Masoud Al-Yassin, Director General of the Scientific Center, affirmed the center’s commitment to sustainability and innovation.

He emphasized the center’s role in engaging the public and inspiring children to pursue their interests in science through interactive exhibitions, practical workshops, and educational programs.

Al-Yassin added that the center strives to make science accessible to all ages. He explained that the center provides a dynamic environment that stimulates passion and reveals the mysteries of complex scientific concepts through practical demonstrations and engaging activities.

He also mentioned the center’s efforts to bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge and real-world applications. This was achieved by fostering a lifelong love of science and encouraging a deeper understanding of the world around us.

Al-Yassin noted that this year’s World Environment Day focuses on accelerating land restoration, enhancing drought resilience, and combating land degradation.

Cultural and scientific exchange

Spanish Ambassador H.E. Miguel Moro Aguilar emphasized the importance of culture and science in strengthening ties between nations and advancing human civilization.

He pointed out that cultural exchanges provide a platform for mutual understanding and appreciation, break down barriers, and promote peace. For this reason, Spanish science diplomacy has developed significantly in recent years.

The ambassador expressed his pleasure to collaborate with the Scientific Center on this joint exhibition. He stated that the exhibition narrates the story of human ingenuity and scientific and cultural progress, and it is a testament to the power of cooperation between peoples.



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