The UNESCO Chair for Dialogue at Kufa University participated in the “National Identity and Culture of Pluralism” workshop in Erbil under the auspices of the Adyan Foundation/Iraqi branch. At the workshop, the attendees talked about setting priorities and making suggestions for activating Iraq’s national identity. They also talked about how important it is to move forward with this on the ...Read More »
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The UNESCO Chair For Dialogue Holds A Symposium On Human Rights In The Approach Of The Commander Of The Faithful.
The UNESCO Chair at Kufa University held a symposium in cooperation with the Imam Amir al-Mu’minin Center for Specialized Studies and Research in Najaf on Sunday evening, 12/6/2022. Dr. Abbas Al-Faham of Kufa University, Faculty of Education, who represents Imam Amir al-Mu’minin Center, Dr. Tahsin Fadil Abbas, representing UNESCO chair, attended the Symposium, and was managed by Dr. Khaled Al-Hamidi. ...Read More »
UNESCO Chair Participates In The Conference On The Commemoration Of The Great Shiite Authority Sayyid Muhammad Saeed Al-Hakim.
Dr. Alaa Shatnan, the Director of the UNESCO Chair for Dialogue, participated in the Conference on the commemoration of the great Shiite authority Sayyid Muhammad Saeed Al-Hakim which was organized by Al- Hussainiya Shrine in the city of Najaf Al-Ashraf on 9/6/2022. The conference was attended by religious figures and Researchers from both inside and outside Iraq.Read More »
Dr. Alaa Shatnan, Director of the UNESCO Chair attended the documentary film (The Sky Wept for Forty Days ), which was directed by the French researcher Sabrina Mervan about the Arbaeen visit to the French Institute in Baghdad on Tuesday 7/6/2022 . The presentation was attended by Ambassador Eric Chevalier,The Minister of Culture, Dr. Hassan Nazem, members of the Iraqi-French ...Read More »
UNESCO Chair Discusses The Ways Of Affiliating The University Of Kufa With Agency Universities Francophonie (AUF).
Mr. Jean-Noel Baléo, the regional director of the AUF in Beirut, met with the representatives from nine Iraqi universities on Monday, June 6, 2022, at the French Institute in Baghdad. Mr. David Lasser, the French attaché for scientific and university affairs at the French Embassy in Baghdad, was also there, as was Dr. Alaa Shatnan, the director of the UNESCO ...Read More »
UNESCO Chair For Dialogue Holds A Scientific Symposium Entitled “Hate Speech and Cyberbullying – Philosophical Therapies In View Of Applied Ethics”
The UNESCO Chair, in collaboration with the Philosophical Studies Department of Beit Al-Hakma, held a scientific symposium at the Faculty of Languages Hall at Kufa University on Sunday, 29/5/2022 in the presence of the Dean of the Faculty of Languages, Dr.Wiaam Albayati. The symposium addressed the problem of hate speech and cyberbullying in social media and the effective role of ...Read More »
The UNESCO Chair for Dialogue participated in the National Conference on Cultural Diversity held by the Ministry of Culture on the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development on Sunday, May 22, 2022. Dr. Alaa Shatnan, the Director of the UNESCO Chair at Kufa University, headed the second session, which consisted of two axes and included six researchers ...Read More »
The UNESCO Chair at Our University Organizes a Symposium on Religious Diversity and The Future of Societal Peace in Iraq.
On the occasion of the World Day of Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development and under the auspices of the President of Kufa University, Professor dr. Yasir Lafta Hassoun. The UNESCO Chair for Dialogue, in cooperation with the Peace Studies Unit at Tikrit University, held a symposium about ” (Religious Diversity and The Future of Community Peace in Iraq”) on ...Read More »
. Dr. Zeid Abbas Al-Kubaisi, representative of the UNESCO Chair for Dialogue, participated in the 10th International Philosophical Conference (Philosophy and Coexistence) held on Tuesday, 17/5/2022, in his research (religious tolerance and peaceful coexistence in the phenomenological tradition of religion). The research examined ways of tolerance and coexistence in the phenomenological approach to religion, which is based on the notion ...Read More »
The UNESCO Chair for Dialogue Participates in a Symposium on The Inclusion of The Wadi Al-Salam Cemetery on The UNESCO World Heritage List.
Dr. Alaa Shatnan, the Director of the UNESCO Chair, participated in the symposium: “Inclusion Of The Wadi al-Salam Cemetery in Najaf al-Ashraf in The World Heritage (Opportunities and Challenges), which was held by the Faculty of Physical Planning at the University of Kufa on Tuesday, may10, 2022.” The symposium discussed ways of putting the Wadi al-Salam cemetery on the UNESCO ...Read More »