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PODCAST: Georges Collinet: The Art of Resilience

April 9, 2014

April 9, 2014 - 35 paintings and pictures by Syrian artists are exhibited in the Atrium of the World Bank’s headquarters. Dr. Jim Yong King, President of the World Bank, joined Inger Andersen, Vice President of Middle East and North Africa Region, Chris Gunness, Spokesperson and Director of Communications of the UNRWA, Jihad Yazigi, Founder and Editor of the Syria Report, and Raghad Mardini to inaugurate this exhibit. Raghad Mardini, creator of the Art Residence Alley in Lebanon for Syrian refugee artists, assembled the paintings and pictures.