ABAT Choir at Arab Forum for Sustainable Development
As part of a series of projects and extra-curricular activities sponsored by ESCWA, the choir of Makassed- Ali bin Abi Talib College, led by Professor Kamal Al Khatib, participated in the opening ceremony of the Arab Forum for Sustainable Development on March 15, 2022.
The choir performed the ESCWA anthem in the presence of Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Secretary-General of the League of Arab States, the Executive Secretary-General of ESCWA, Ambassadors, Ministers and representatives of Arab and Foreign international organizations.
The initiative comes within the framework of the 2022 partnership between ESCWA and Ali bin Abi Talib College to implement various activities that serve the goals of sustainable development. Both students and teachers received certificates of appreciation.
Meanwhile, two paintings by students Latifa Yamout and Habiba Hasna were selected to be presented to Her Excellency, the UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed Ahmed, and Dr. Rola Dashti, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA).