Author Archives: Rusel Badran

The UNESCO Chairholder at Kufa University visits the Iraqi Figh Council with a Delegate from Najaf

In the company of a delegate from Najaf, the Chairholder of the UNESCO Chair for Dialogue at the University of Kufa, Dr. Hassan Nadhem visits Sheikh Ahmad Hassan Al-Taha, a member of the High Commission in the Iraqi Figh Council. The delegate included  Dr. Jawad Al-Khoei, from Dar Al-Alam Foundation in Najaf, Sayyed Zaid Bahr Al-Ulum, Director of Al-Balaghi Academy ...

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The UNESCO Chairholder at Kufa University visits the Patriarchate with a Delegation from Najaf

In the company of a delegate from Najaf, the Chairholder of the UNESCO Chair for Dialogue at the University of Kufa, Dr. Hassan Nadhem visits Cardinal Mar Louis Rafael on May 31, 2020 at the Patriarchate residence in Baghdad. The delegate included Sayyed Jawad Al-Khoei, Sayyed Zaid Bahr Al-Oloum, Dr. Aref Bahashi and Dr. Saad Salloum, Head of Masarat Foundation. ...

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“Political Participation in Iraq: An Analytical Vision.”

  The UNESCO Chair for Dialogue at the University of Kufa held an electronic lecture entitled “Political Participation in Iraq: An Analytical Vision.” on Wednesday, 5/13/2020. The lecture was presented by lecturer Hassan Al-Asadi, from the College of Political Science at the University of Kufa. The lecturer dealt with the definition of political participation, which is the process of community ...

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Dr. Hassan Nadhem Participation in a Joint Project on US-Europe- Iraq Cooperation March 2-4, 2020 Berlin, Germany

The Chairholder of the UNESCO Chair for Dialogue at Kufa University, Dr. Hassan Nadhem participated in the first Dialogue of the new joint project: a US-Europe-Iraq Track II Dialogue held in Berlin, Germany on 2-4, March 2020. This project is organized by the Atlantic Council – Iraq Initiative and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung.  It aims at enhancing US-Europe-Iraqi cooperation and to inject fresh ...

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Dr. Hassan Nadhem A lecture on “The Power of Dialogue in Encountering the Sectarian Conflict in Iraq” February 18, 2020 Pitzer College, Monroe Center for Social Inquiry, Los Angeles

The Chairholder of the UNESCO Chair for Dialogue at Kufa University, Dr. Hassan Nadhem presented a lecturer at Bitzer College in Los Angeles on February 18, 2020. The lecture was part of the well-known Spring Lectures Series at MCSI, that have been organized by the Director of the MCSI, Dr. Ahmed Alwishah.  It dealt with the topic of dialogue, its ...

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UNESCO Chair – Kufa Uni. and Al-Khoei Institute Participating in #HUDIRE Human Dignity & Religions:Valuing rights through religious studies. BRUSSELS, JUNE 15–16 2019. Organized by The Foundation for religious studies (Fscire, Italy) and the UNESCO Chair in Religious Pluralism and Peace (Italy), together with the Adyan Foundation for Diversity, Solidarity and Human Dignity (Lebanon).

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A new book on multiculturalism in the Arab-Islamic heritage by the UNESCO Chair for Dialogue

The UNESCO Chair for Dialogue at the University of Kufa published a new book entitled “Trends of Multiculturalism in the fourth century AH”. This book is the first of its kind to study this topic. Also, it is one of the first works of the Iraqi researcher Noor Ismail. This book, a thesis for Noor’s master’s degree in Arabic language ...

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The UNESCO Chairholder at the University of Kufa participates in a Conference at Koya University.

Dr. Hassan Nadhem, the UNESCO Chairholder, participated in a conference on “The Intellectual and the issue of Coexistence: The Arab-Kurdish Dialogue in Iraq”. The conference was organized by Koya University in Erbil from 28 to 30 April 2019. In his speech in the conference, Dr. Nadhem called for thinking about the reasons why the Iraqi literature written in Arabic rarely ...

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The UNESCO Chair for Dialogue cooperates with Shanghai University

Dr. Hassan Nadhem, the UNESCO Chairholder visited Shanghai University in China for the period (15-19 April, 2019). During this visit he met a number of academics and officials to discuss the ways of mutual cooperation between Kufa the university and Shanghai University. Dr. Nadhem discussed with the Chinese officials the establishment of Confucius Institute which will provide opportunities to build ...

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seminar on “The concept of tolerance and acceptance of the other”

On Tuesday 30/4/2019 the UNESCO Chair for Dialogue at the University of Kufa held a seminar entitled “The concept of tolerance and acceptance of the other” in the Department of Philosophy at the Faculty of Arts, the University of Kufa. The seminar was managed by Dr. Alaa Shatnan, associate Chairholder and a professor at the Faculty of Languages. It targeted ...

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