An annual event is being held at Iqra English School for Girls to commemorate the International Day Celebration. This year’s theme – “Share our similarities, Celebrate our differences” is conveying unity amidst diversity. Qatar is home to a number of people coming from various nations. The school had showcased such rich variety of cultures and traditions as it celebrated International Day on the 16th of November 2017.

For this year’s celebration, the countries presented are: Kuwait, Mexico, China, Italy, India, Sudan, Philippines, Palestine, United Kingdom, Oman, Turkey, France, and Qatar. On the school ground, beautiful and colorful stalls were placed. The students, parents, teachers, and guests had enjoyed various activities and delicious cuisines. The celebration started with a program showcasing the talents of the students. Preschool kids had a presentation for Qatar, Year 1 had a Mexican dance, Year 2 had a presentation about China, Year 3 had a Sudanese presentation, Year 4 had a presentation about Palestine, Year 5 had an Omani presentation, and Year 6 had a presentation for Turkey.