#unite4heritage concert with Parwez Hussen

When :

from Thursday 11 June, 2015
to Thursday 11 June, 2015

Type of event :


Where :

Shar Park, Central Bazaar Area, Erbil , Erbil, Iraq

Contact :

May Shaer, m.shaer@unesco.org

Famous Kurdish singer Parwaz Hussen will perform at an event in support of UNESCO’s #Unite4Heritage campaign at Shar Park in Erbil’s central bazaar area, on Thursday 11 June, 2015 at 5.30 pm.
The event will be open to the public and will comprise a traditional musical repertoire, featuring songs by the famous Kurdish singer Parwaz Hussen.

The #Unite4Heritage campaign aims to support the protection of heritage that is threatened by sectarianism and violence. It uses the power of social networks to create a global movement of people to raise their voice and take action for safeguarding of heritage under threat, in Iraq and elsewhere.
The event also celebrates World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, a day which reflects on the great potential that diversity can contribute to building dialogue, enhancing social cohesion and promoting sustainable