Meknes celebrates 20th anniversary on World Heritage list

The city of Meknes kicked off her first festival in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the designation by the United Nations Educational, scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as a world heritage site.

The festival opened on Friday with free concerts and educational activities for children and teenagers. The President spoke at the opening of the festival, Abdellah Bouanou, his appreciation for the efforts of the local and national partners who contributed to the preparation of the cultural event.The festival runs from 2 to 7 December, reports Moroccoworldnews.