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  • Ivry Gitlis
    During his long career, world-renowned Israeli violinist Ivry Gitlis has performed with the most prestigious orchestras and the most famous conductors all over the world. Supporter of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, Ivry Gitlis played at the Oslo gala commemorating the first anniversary of the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Accords.

    Ivry Gitlis was designated UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador in 1990. He has supported UNESCO by performing at various UNESCO fundraising galas for educational and cultural projects.

    Ivry Gitlis expresses his artistic talent in numerous fields. In addition to being a violin virtuoso, he writes and composes and is the author of L��me et la corde. A dedicated supporter of young musical talents, he has founded several music festivals.

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    AM_GWA_2007_tn.jpgOn 3 April 2007, Mr Ko�chiro Matsuura, the Director-General of UNESCO, opened the 7th Annual Meeting of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassadors at the Organization�s Headquarters. A unique highlight of this year�s meeting was the visit of Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan to UNESCO. More

    Sixth Annual Meeting of UNESCO�s Goodwill Ambassadors
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    2005 Annual Meeting of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassadors
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