prevnext
Menu

CAPITALS OF ISLAMIC CULTURE

Year

Arab region

Asian region

African region

2005

Makkah Al-Mukarramah

(Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)

2006

Aleppo

(Syrian Arab Republic)

Esfahan

(Islamic Republic of Iran)

Timbuktu

(Republic of Mali)

2007

Fez-Tripoli

(Kingdom of Morocco)- (Libya)

Tashkent

(Republic of Uzbekistan)

Dakar

(Republic of Senegal)

2008

Alexandria

(Arab Republic of Egypt)

Lahore

(Islamic Republic of Pakistan)

Djibouti

(Republic of Djibouti)

2009

Kairouan

(Tunisian Republic)

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) Baku

(Republic of Azerbaijan)

N’Djamena

(Republic of Chad)

2010

Tarim

(Republic of Yemen)

Dushanbe

(Republic of Tajikistan)

Moroni

(Union of Comoros)

2011

Tlemcen

(People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria)

Jakarta

(Republic of Indonesia)

Conakry

(Republic of Guinea)

2012

Najaf

(Republic of Iraq)

Dhaka

(People’s Republic of Bangladesh)

Niamey

(Republic of Niger)

2013

Tripoli-Al-Madinah Al-Munawarah

(Republic of Lebanon)-(Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)

Ghazni

(Islamic Republic of Afghanistan)

Kano

(Federal Republic of Nigeria)

2014

Sharjah

(The United Arab Emirates)

Bishkek

(Republic of Kyrgyzstan)

Ouagadougou

(Burkina Faso)