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UNESCO Artist for Peace
From 2017 to 2019
Supporting the activities of the organization concerned with education for peace and preservation of cultural heritage in Iraq and the Arab region.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)

Naseer Shamma appointed Artist for Peace and serving as Ambassador to UNESCO

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) awarded Naseer Shamma the UNESCO Artist of Peace at a ceremony held at FAO headquarters in Paris in 2017.

 

In his capacity as artist for peace from 2017 to 2019, Shamma will support the organization's activities on education for peace and preservation of cultural heritage in Iraq and the Arab region.

 

The ceremony was attended by members of the delegation of Iraq participating in the International Coordination Conference for the Protection of Heritage in Iraq in addition to the Iraqi Ambassador in Paris Ismail Shafiq Mohsen.