JAMSHORO: 25, NOVEMBER, 2021: (Report by: Ali Murad Chandio): United Nations (UN) and International Photographic Council (IPC) in collaboration with Shaheed Allah Buksh Soomro (SABS) University of Art, Design and Heritages Jamshoro organized a photographic exhibition at SABS Jamshoro.
The exhibition titled: "People on the move" was organized by Director Asia ICP and UN representative Muzamil Izhar Siddiqui.
The coordinator of exhibition from SABS was Assistant Professor Nusrat Raza Mangi with the cooperation of Assistant Professors Syed Ali Abbas Jafferi, Fazal Ellahi Khan, Hina Marvi Khilji and lecturers Muhammad Salim Jhatial and Rajkumar.
The pictures were selected from archive of UN and objective of exhibition was to aware students about miseries of displaced people around the globe and supportive role of UN.
The exhibition included the pictures from Middle East, France, Hong Kong, Mexico,Iraq, Croatia, Tajikistan, Kosovo, Afghanistan, Sahara Desert, Congo, Columbia, Sudan, Somalia, Italy, Greece, Bangladesh, Canada, Pakistan and other countries.
The exhibition has already been displayed at Pakistan National Council of Art Islamabad, Al-Hamra Lahore, Agriculture University Faisalabad, GC University Faisalabad and Baha-ud-Din Zakaria University Multan and now will be displayed in Peshawar, Dera Ghazi Khan, Rahim Yar Khan and Abbottabad.
The exhibition was inaugurated by Vice-Chancellor SABS Prof. Dr. Bhai Khan Shar and Director IPC Muzamil Izhar Siddiqui jointly.
Addressing the inauguration ceremony Dr. Bhai Khan Shar said that images are stronger than words and each picture in the exhibition carries historical background, feelings of sufferings, miseries, happiness and emotions.
He said that photography has universal language and we encourage our students to remain connected with international organizations and forums as they may learn up to international standards and take most of the technology.
Addressing the ceremony Director IPC Muzamil Izhar Siddiqui said that we have exhibited the images from archives of United Nations and each picture depicts vast historical background and story.
He said that youngsters living in different parts of the country should understand the importance of photography and utilize their energy in positive direction as they may progress in their life and career.
IPC member Naveed Siddiqui, SABS Assistant Professor Nusrat Raza Mangi and Fazal Ellahi Khan also addressed the ceremony. (04)