The Ministry will seek to realize the cultural sector’s potential, bringing all aspects of the Kingdom’s rich cultural heritage into the daily life of Saudis – it will enrich the lives of the people of Saudi Arabia. Culture is a broad term, and the Ministry has identified 16 priority sub-sectors where it will focus its work. The intention of this is to create a Ministry which can effectively champion causes across the sector. The Ministry will also create 11 new commissions, reporting to the Ministry which will focus on these sectors.
The Architecture & Design Commission seeks to preserve the historical heritage of architecture and design in the Kingdom while supporting modern Saudi design identity.