President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has inaugurated Rinbudhoo ‘Cultural Road’ and launched the ‘Mariyam-Maa’ campaign yesterday.
The Rinbudhoo ‘Cultural Road’ encloses creative and expressive artwork highlighting the Maldivian heritage and folklore. The road also serves as a showcase for local talent and an outlet for communal productivity and artistry.
According to Rinbudhoo Island’s Councillors, the Cultural Road was developed as a strategy for promoting local tourism on the Island. The artwork on the road was conceived with assistance from members of the Maldivian Artists Community (MAC).
at the inaugural event, President Solih handed out certificates of appreciation to the artists who contributed to the artwork done on the cultural road of Rinbudhoo.
In addition to the Cultural Road, President launched the ‘Mariyam-Maa’ campaign which is an awareness program promoting systems to improve the health and well-being of infants and pregnant women. This program includes financial and other assistance needed by pregnant women.
The President handed out fruit baskets to initiate the program and the Island Council presented a commemorative gift to the President.