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,
  • Emphasise the importance of tolerance, hospitality, dialogue and sportsmanship through the tournaments which will be hosted in Shiraz.

CALL FOR APPLICATION Fine Arts Festival The 1st Short Story Contest (Shiraz Literary Award)...

CALL FOR APPLICATION Fine Arts Festival The 1st Short Story Contest (Shiraz Literary Award)   Shiraz-OIC Youth Capital 2017 Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation...

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

CALL FOR APPLICATION Y-SHIRAZ – 2nd OIC Youth Capital Film Awards Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017  Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation...

CALL FOR APPLICATION Quran Recitation Contest Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017

CALL FOR APPLICATION Quran Recitation Contest Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017 Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation (ICYF-DC), an international organization affiliated to...

Upcoming Events

CALL FOR APPLICATION Fine Arts Festival The 1st Short Story Contest (Shiraz Literary Award) Shiraz-OIC Youth Capital 2017

CALL FOR APPLICATION Fine Arts Festival The 1st Short Story Contest (Shiraz Literary Award)   Shiraz-OIC Youth Capital 2017 Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation (ICYF-DC), an international organization affiliated to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), announces the call for application for the Shiraz...

CALL FOR APPLICATION Y-SHIRAZ – 2nd OIC Youth Capital Film Awards Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017 

CALL FOR APPLICATION Y-SHIRAZ – 2nd OIC Youth Capital Film Awards Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017  Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation (ICYF-DC), an international organization affiliated to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), announces the call for application for the Shiraz...

CALL FOR APPLICATION Quran Recitation Contest Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017

CALL FOR APPLICATION Quran Recitation Contest Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017 Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation (ICYF-DC), an international organization affiliated to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), announces the call for application for the Shiraz OIC Youth Capital 2017 – Quran...

Past Events

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

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 in Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran, on 20-23 July 2017. The event is jointly organized by Islamic Conference Youth Forum...

SHIRAZ – OIC YOUTH CAPITAL PHOTO FESTIVAL

OUTSTANDING PHOTOS WIN OIC Youth Forum SHIRAZ - OIC YOUTH CAPITAL PHOTO FESTIVAL SHIRAZ. On 12 May 2017 on behalf of H.E. Amb. Elshad Iskandarov, the President of ICYF-DC Ms. Ceren Cerci (Programme Coordinator) delivered congratulations of the winners of “International Shiraz Today Photo Festival”...

Shiraz 2017 OIC Youth Capital – Opening Ceremony

On 8-9 January, Shiraz, as a host city, was held opening ceremony of the Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017, an important international programme serving development and unity of youth of the OIC geography. Upcoming events of Shiraz-OIC Youth Capital, along with Putrajaya (Malaysia),...

Call for Applications: “Shiraz Today” International Photo Festival

Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation (ICYF-DC), an international organization affiliated to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), announces the below call for application issued by the Municipality of Shiraz on “Shiraz Today” International Youth Photography Festival to be held within the...