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Rebuilding the Library of the University of Mosul. ©UNESCO Baghdag 2019
Rebuilding the Library of the University of Mosul

Language: English

Mosul was devastated, and the University Library was destroyed. The 40,000 students attending the University need new library resources. Mohammed Jasim Aal-Hajiahmed, director of the Library of the university of Mosul, discusses how displaced people returning to their homes, schools and livelihoods need to rebuild, recover, and revive their city, including its cultural heritage and the educational system.

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Place/region: Mosul, Iraq, Southwest Asia
Type: Interview
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Interviewee: Mohammed Jasim Aal-Hajiahmed
Publisher: UNESCO Baghdag
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Rights: UNESCO Baghdag

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