Ancient Tyre, the Capital of the Greatest Maritime Traders of the Mediterranean in History: The Phoenicians.
- Over many centuries, Phoenicia, land of Canaan, meeting point of interaction and exchange, has been a pioneer of peaceful relations among peoples
- From its shores, all things spread: people, culture, technology, civilization, religion... and art
- The radiance of Phoenicia went beyond the shores of the Mediterranean and reached the farthest confines of the Ancient World
- The Phoenicians were initiators of North/South Dialogue
- Geographical proximity, common interests, historical relationships are all factors that provide new opportunities today for dialogue and cooperation among the countries of the Mediterranean basin