the closing ceremony of the 8th Farabi International Award (for the Humanities
and Islamic Studies), which was held at the Headquarters of the Islamic Summit on
Sunday, February 12, 2017, Seyed Mostafa Mohaghegh Damad, professor of the
Faculty of Law of Shahid Beheshti University (SBU) was honored as a prominent
figure of Humanities of Iran.
in the adult section of the field of Philosophy, Dr. Fatemeh Shahidi and Dr.
Seyed Mohammad Manafian Ghahfarokhi were honored for compiling the works "Tabein-e
Ma'na-ye Mahiat az Nazar-e Ibn Sina [Clarification
of the Meaning of Nature in View of Ibn Sina] and "Tahlil-e Nazarie-e
Mojoud dar falsafe [Analysis of the Existing Theory in Philosophy]",
respectively. Dr. Shahidi and Dr. Manafian are graduates of philosophy from
The ceremony was attended by the President of IR
Iran, Minister of Science, Research and Technology, Vice- President for Science
and Technology, Chief of Staff of the President of IR Iran, presidents of the
Academy of Sciences and the Academy of Persian Language and
Literature, Presidents of the Iranian universities and research institutes,
including Dr. Sadough, President of Shahid Beheshti University (SBU), as well
as some scientific, cultural and political figures.