Opening ceremony of Baharka School
Within the framework of the project ’Providing Access to Quality Education to Adolescents and Young Adults in Conflict- Affected Areas in Iraq’ funded by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, UNESCO will be launching the opening of the Baharka School in Erbil.
The Baharka Secondary School is the third school to be constructed by UNESCO and will host 1000 students (500 girls and 500 boys). The opening ceremony will be held in the presence of government and educational officials from Baghdad and Erbil. Also attended by students, parents, teachers along with members of the international humanitarian community and civil society organizations, the event will feature a school tour and several student activities.