Promotional meeting of the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture

When, local time: 
Monday, 5 September 2016 -
4:00pm to 10:00pm
Where: 
Jordan, Amman
Type of Event: 
Special Event
Contact: 
Shama Chokkam Sunderraj, s.chokkam-sunderraj@unesco.org

In view of giving more visibility to the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture a promotional meeting will be organized in Amman, Jordan, on 5 September 2016.

Mr Elias Sanbar, laureate of the 13th edition, will present his personal experience. This presentation will be followed by a Panel discussion on the theme Social Transformations and Artistic Creation in the Arab World. Renowned artists from the Arab region will present their art or artistic creation that contributed to a social or political transformation in the Arab region. The event will conclude with a concert of "Wattar Soul", a young Jordanian music group.