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Director of the UNESCO Chair Dr. Hassan Nadhem and the Chair advisor Dr. Ali Naji visited the European Commission in Baghdad

UNESCO Chairholder Dr. Hassan Nadhem and the Chair advisor Dr. Ali Naji, visited the European Commission headquarters in Baghdad on Thursday, 11 May 2017 and met with the Ambassador of the European Union, Mr. Patrick Simmonet. The discussion focused on the participation of the UNESCO Chair in the European Commission’s projects, especially those relating to intercultural dialogue issues.  

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UNESCO Chairholder at the University of Kufa participated in the Cultural Dialogue Forum in Azerbaijan

The UNESCO Chairholder at the University of Kufa, Dr. Hassan Nadhem, participated in the Fourth Cultural Dialogue Forum in the Azerbaijani capital, Baku, 4-5 May 2017, which is one of the most important international forums. It was attended by 850 participants, offering 200 lectures through 40 sessions with the participation of 4 international organizations, all invited by the Ministry of ...

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Dr. Hassan Nadhem wrote a chapter in a book on multiculturalism published by UNESCO

The UNESCO Secretary-General Irina Bokova, launched a book entitled ‘Interculturalism at the crossroads’ edited by Fathi Mansouri, at the Scientific and Cultural Forum in the Azerbaijani capital Baku, in which the UNESCO Chairholder at the University of Kufa, Dr. Hassan Nadhem, wrote a chapter entitled ‘Identity and Literary Canon in a Multi-Cultural society’, in which he discussed the biography of ...

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Dr. Ahmed Uwaiz, Associate Director of the UNESCO Chair participated in the opening conference of the ‘China-Arab Center for Reform and Development’

Dr. Ahmed Uwaiz participated in the opening conference of the Chinese-Arab Center for Reform and Development, and the opening of the course for Arab officials at Shanghai University of International Studies. The conference was attended by officials mostly from Arab countries, acting of the League of Arab States in China and some Arab ambassadors as well as Chinese governmental and ...

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UNESCO Chairholder participated in a seminar on the translation movement and projects at the University of Kufa

Dr. Hassan Nadhem, the chairholder of the UNESCO Chair at the University of Kufa, participated in a scientific seminar on the translation movement and its projects at the University of Kufa, which was organized by the Center of Kufa Studies within its annual scientific activities. In his lecture, Dr. Hassan spoke about his personal experiences in the field of literary ...

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The President of the University of Kufa and the UNESCO Chairholder host the Charge d’affaires in the Canadian Embassy in Iraq.

  An important meeting was held at the University of Kufa (UoK) combined the President of the University Prof. Dr. Mahdi Al Sahlawi and the UNESCO Chairholder, Dr. Hassan Nadhem with Crystal Procyshen, the Charge d’affairs at the Canadian Embassy in Baghdad. Dr. Al Sahlawi  has discussed many vital issues with Procyshen. Among the most prominent issues are the promotion ...

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University of Kufa participates in projects on archeology and heritage in cooperation with Italian universities Wednesday 29/3/2017

Dr. Hassan Nadhem, the Chairholder of UNESCO Chair at the University of Kufa, Dr. Muhsin Abadi, Vice  Chancellor of University,  Director of Scholarships and Cultural Relations Department Dr. Haydar Al-Hamadany, and the UNESCO Chair advisor and Assistant professor at the Faculty of Engineering Dr. Ali Naji participated in the first preparatory meeting of a project involving Iraqi universities (Kufa / ...

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UNESCO Chair at the University of Kufa, held a seminar with Dr. Mohammad Masjid Jamaei, the former Iranian Ambassador to the Vatican and Morocco. A panel discussion was also held and attended by a group of professors at the University of Kufa specializing in religious thought and Islamic history.

Dr. Mohamed Masjid Jamaei holds a PHD from Italy in Geopolitical science, and served as ambassador to his country in both the Vatican and Morocco and a member of the Scientific Institute of the International Studies Institute of the Iranian Foreign Ministry. He is a specialist in the study of comparative religions and doctrines in the Arab world and the ...

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IREX Youth Participant Co-organized Event on “Cultural Identity in Iraq”

IREX youth participant Ahmed Sabah and Noor Khuzai both students from the College of Engineering organized and cohosted a conference on cultural identity at university of Kufa on the 20th March 2017. The youth used their network contacts to create a meaningful event on interfaith and intercultural topics that are relevant to the current situation of religious conflict and the ...

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Seminar by Student at University of Kufa on “The Role of Women in Interfaith Dialogue”

Noor Khuzaei a student from University of Kufa, is in her third year of her undergraduate degree, she  also recently participated at the  Interfaith and Intercultural Youth Camp, held by the UNESCO Chair at the University of Kufa in collaboration with IREX in December last year. She took the opportunity to communicate her experience with other university students and also ...

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