Norwegian peace ambassador visits children painting exhibition in Ahvaz
Publish Date : Thursday 14 November 2019 - 15:42
IBNA- Founder of Institute for Children Painting on Peace in Norway Catrin Gamgsto who contributed to hold a children painting exhibition in the southwestern city of Ahvaz visited this event on Wednesday.
According to IBNA correspondent, at the press conference held on the sidelines of a children painting exhibition on the theme of peace in Ahvaz, Catrin Gamgsto said that the programs of Institute for Children Painting on Peace in Norway was launched in 2007 and the exhibitions were held in 18 countries such as Egypt, Finland, North Korea, Poland, Hungary, Portugal, France, Norway, Lebanon, Bulgaria, Philippine, Iceland and Afghanistan.
She said that during these events, children will create their paintings on the themes of peace and friendship which will then be put on public display.
Stating that the program has already been held in the United Nations and Norway Ministry of Defense, Catrin added that when we expressed our interest in staging the event in Iran, it was decided that the exhibition to be held in Khuzestan and children from all across the province including Ahvaz will participate in the event.