The event took place with the patronage of the Presidency of the Italian Republic and with the sponsorship of the Papal Council for Culture and the Academy of the Mediterranean. The event was recorded and broadcasted by Rai Uno during the Epiphany concert, as well as on Rai International and Sat 2000: it was also followed on Radio Kiss Kiss network
of Naples.

At such a difficult moment for the relations between Palestinians and Israelis, the Mediterranean Award "Art and Creativity – instituted some years ago by the Mediterranean Laboratory Foundation – is awarded to the artists Noa, Israeli, and Nabil, Palestinian, by Michele Capasso, President of the Foundation, by the President of the Province of Lecce Lorenzo Ria and by the Ambassadors of Israel and Palestine to Italy.