Masarat is Non-Profit organization focusing on minorities, collective memory Studies and interfaith dialogue, registered in the department of non-governmental organizations in Iraq under the number IZ72908
Masarat issued dedicated magazine to the study cultural diversity in Iraq and the Arab world, the first issue was published on April 9, 2005.
Also Masarat publish specialized books studies in the field of cultural diversity, literature, history and sociology in the objective to promote cultural development in Iraq and the Arab world.
Masarat produced a series of documentary films dealing with minority rights and public freedoms, these films helped in covering issues neglected by the official and Non official in the Goal of establishing “Cinema of civil society”
Masarat was at the front of many civil initiatives such as the civil initiative to preserve the Constitution, 2010, the National Campaign for the Defense of Civil Society 2009, the initiative of civil peace 2012, also one of the founders of the of Muslim-Christian dialogue 2010-2012, and Masarat established Iraqi Council for Interfaith Dialogue 2013.
Ali Tahir Al-Hamood
Alaa Hameed Edrees
Atheer Nathum Al-Jasoor
Consultation Committee Members
Father Dr.Yosif Toma: Editor in Chief /Al-Fikir Al- Masihi(Christian Thoughts)Magazine and founder of Baghdad Acadimy for Human Studies
Dr.Abdul Jabbar Al-Rifaee: Editor in Chief/Contemporary Islamic Issues Magazin and Manager of Philosophy of Religion Center
Father Dr.Ameer Jaji: Advisor of the Pontifical Council for Islamic-Christian dialogue
Mufeed Al-Jazaiiry: President of the Assembly to support the Iraqi culture and former Minister of Culture
Sayyed Jawad al-Khoei: Assistant Secretary General of the Al-Khoei Foundation.