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.

Prizes Awarded in Shiraz OIC Youth Capital 2017 Grand Closing Ceremony

After much suspense, the winners of the Y-2nd Shiraz OIC Youth Capital Film Festival, the Best Short Film Awards were given to youth in...

Grand Closing Ceremony for Shiraz OIC Youth Capital 2017 Programme successfully held

On 19 December 2017, the Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation (ICYF-DC) and Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports of the Islamic...

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...

Activities

Grand Closing Ceremony for Shiraz OIC Youth Capital 2017 Programme successfully held

On 19 December 2017, the Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation (ICYF-DC) and Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports of the Islamic...

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...

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

The "Quran Recitation Contest”, a sub-event of Shiraz – OIC Youth Capital 2017 international program was successfully held on 30 October – 1 December...

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 Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation...

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 Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation...

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...

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,...

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...