Shiraz

Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017 is a program designed both for the city and for Iran. “The International OIC Youth Capital Programme” adopted by the 3rd Session of the Islamic Conference of Youth and Sport Ministers (ICYSM) held in Istanbul, the Republic of Turkey, on 5-7 October 2016; and Resolution No.: 8/43-C adopted by the 43rd Session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM) held in Tashkent, the Republic of Uzbekistan, on 18-19 October 2016. Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017 is selected with the vote of foreign ministers of 56 member states of OIC and cooperation with the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran and Governorship of Fars Province.

  • Introduce Shiraz, the cradle of civilizations sheltering Islamic cultural heritage,
  • Foreground the significance of  Shiraz in terms of having a symbolic significance in inter-cultural and inter-civilizational dialogue,
  • Present the vision of  Shiraz in international platforms through the outcomes of the activities such as the photography and short-film contests,  conferences and  traditional art festivals,
  • Reflect the soul of Shiraz through the sense of productivity, dynamism, energy and synergy of youth,
  • Emphasize the importance of tolerance, hospitality and dialogue.

Y-2nd Shiraz OIC Youth Capital Film Festival screens shortlisted film before Film Award Ceremony

Under the Y-Shiraz 2nd OIC Youth Capital Film Festival, more than 100 short film submissions were received from OIC Member and Non-Member States. On...

Short Story Contest takes off under Shiraz – OIC Youth CapitalProgramme – Award Winners Announced!

As part of the celebrations of Shiraz as OIC Youth Capital 2017, award-winning and outstanding short stories were announced at the Short Story Contest...

OIC Youth Calligraphy Workshop held under Shiraz OIC Youth Capital2017 Programme

As part of the festivities in Shiraz as OIC Youth Capital for 2017, a two-day calligraphy workshop took place in the Hoza Honari Art...

CALL FOR APPLICATION Fine Arts Festival Islamic Calligraphy Workshop Shiraz-OIC Youth Capital 2017

 CALL FOR APPLICATION Fine Arts Festival Islamic Calligraphy Workshop Shiraz-OIC Youth Capital 2017 Islamic Cooperation Youth Forum (ICYF), an international organization affiliated to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation...

“The Quran Recitation Contest” a Sub-Event of the Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017...

"The Quran Recitation Contest” a sub-event of the Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017 International Programme was launched with participation of 50 young Qāri’s...

Activities

OIC Youth Calligraphy Workshop held under Shiraz OIC Youth Capital2017 Programme

As part of the festivities in Shiraz as OIC Youth Capital for 2017, a two-day calligraphy workshop took place in the Hoza Honari Art...

CALL FOR APPLICATION Fine Arts Festival The 1st Short Story Contest...

CALL FOR APPLICATION Fine Arts Festival The 1st Short Story Contest (Shiraz Literary Award)   Shiraz-OIC Youth Capital 2017 Islamic Cooperation Youth Forum (ICYF), an international organization...

CALL FOR APPLICATION Y-SHIRAZ – 2nd OIC Youth Capital Film...

CALL FOR APPLICATION Y-SHIRAZ – 2nd OIC Youth Capital Film Awards Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017  Islamic Cooperation Youth Forum (ICYF), an international organization...

The Muslim Future Thinkers Forum ‘’In the Light Mulla Sadra’’ International...

The Muslim Future Thinkers Forum ‘’In the Light Mulla Sadra’’ International Academic Conference, under the “Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017” International Programme, will be held...