The Redzone festival in Tunis on Saturday (May 7th)

The Syrian American Hip Hop artist Omar Offendum

The Syrian/American Hip-Hop artist Omar Offendum was the opening act at the Redzone festival in Tunis on Saturday (May 7).

The Redzone festival highlights freedom of expression through the arts. It is initiated and funded by KKV in cooperation with the Norwegian  ministry of foreign affairs. The festival which happens simultaneously in Tunis and Beirut is organized by Cultural Resource (Al Mawred Al Thaqafy) in partnership with local venues. The concert on Saturday happened at RIO in Tunis. On Wednesday May 11 Omar Offendum plays at Radio Beirut.

 

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Red Zone festival as the profile of peace in the month of March 2015

Norges Fredsråd – The Norwegian Council of Peace – has decided to highlight this year’s Redzone festival as the profile of peace in the month of March 2015. The festival is regarded by the council as the last month’s most important Norwegian initiative in the work for peace.

http://norgesfredsrad.no/featured/fredsprofil-mars-red-zone/