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“Religious Dialogue as a tool to foster tolerance” 24 March 2015 at the EP

Religions for Peace Europe at the high level conference on “Religious Dialogue as a tool to foster tolerance” On Tuesday the 24th of March 2015, the Religions for Peace Europe Network around “welcoming each other in Europe” was represented by Mrs. Yolande Iliano and Mrs. Christine Dupuis at a  high level meeting on “Religious Dialogue as a Tool to Foster Tolerance” that took place at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium. The

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Statement on Nigerian Abduction of Girls

      Statement on Nigerian Abduction of Girls In line with our  “Restoring Dignity” campaign to end violence against women, we, members of Religions for Peace in Europe, European Council of Religious Leaders, European Women of Faith Network, European Interfaith Youth Network and National bodies, are horrified at the recent publicized abduction of girls inNigeria. We are aware that these were not the first; it is a constant threat,

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European elections 2014: the challenges!

  EUJS European Jewish students May 2014 Dear members and friends of EUJS, „Mind the Vote!“ is the title of our upcoming campaign aimed at raising awareness on the far-right and populist parties running in the European elections and motivating young Jews to vote. With a special campaign website as a ressource, EUJS member unions will run coordinated, national campaigns. Don’t miss the launch on Facebook, Twitter and our website! If

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“Pierre et Mohamed” de Francesco Agnello – Echos

World Interfaith Harmony Week 2014: Events in Belgium got a price. .... To see the pictures and comments clic here : ppt-WIHW 2014 Description & programme: clic here  ..  Interreligious dialogue, the motor,         driving  new synergies         to Harmony                   Description: The WIHW 2014 celebration inBrussels took a didactic approach: 1.Testifying to the force of interreligious dialogue through actors

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THE WORLD BOSNIAK CONGRESS ON COMMON SECURITY AND GLOBAL CITIZENSHIP Dr. Ceric
How to bridge the gap of “Civilisation from above” with “Religions from below”? by Petrus Bsteh, Vienna 7-5-2013

Vienna:Tuesday 7 May 20132 Roundtable on inter-religious dialogue in promoting freedom of religion or belief organized jointly by the Ukrainian OSCE Chairmanship,OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights and the European Council of Religious Leaders RfP-ECRL  Opening session , one: of the Speakers President of the Religions for Peace Austrian chapter:  Rev. Petrus Bsteh  A heartfelt welcome to this distinguished Assembly’s meeting

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Faith Values and Education for Sustainablme Development

Exploring Synergies between Faith Values and Education for Sustainable Development     To have acces to this very important guide  press here beyond Unesco Faith Values. earth Charter.Febr_2_2012

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Violence against children : from commitment to action

                    To have acces to this very important guide  press here beyond What_Religious_Communities_can_do_to_Eliminate_Violence_against_Children__(UNICEF_Religions_for_Peace_Guide) "We find strong consensus across our religious traditions about the     inherent dignity of every person, including children. This requires that we reject all forms of violence against children and protect and

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Statement: Restoring Dignity: to end violence againt women

Dignity of the woman Social Equality Complementarity of role

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19-11-2012: WATER – CHILD VICTIM: interculturel, interreligious, intergenerational event

Interfaith, intercultural and intergenerational Celebration - EU Commission - Brussels - 19-11-2012 Mrs. Ecaterina Evanghescu, Ms. Vera L.Ferreira, François Lebecq. On the 19th of November 2012, an important European Interfaith Celebration took place at the European Commission in Brussels.  The theme was “The right of children to water and to live in a world without violence". This event took place in the framework of the “Water Campaign”

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19-11-2012 Statement of the Participants at the Interfaith Event

A Statement of the Participants at the Interfaith Event held at the European Commission on the 19th of November 2012 “STOP VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN” We, women, men, children and young people, compelled by our faith and religious commitments, coming from various European countries and belonging to many of the world’s religions, have participated in a Interfaith Ceremony at the European Commission to celebrate the World Day of Prayer and Action

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“Water Campaign” and “The Rights of all children to live without Violence” Mustafa Ceric, Ph.D.

The 19th of November 2012, from 10:00 to 13:00 at the European Commission European Interfaith Event on the “Water Campaign” and “The Rights of all                   Children to live without Violence”   A Message By Mustafa Ceric, Ph.D. Grand Mufti of Bosnia(1993-2012)             Dear participants at the European Commision the European Interfaith Event on the  “Water Campaign” and “The Rights of all Children

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Importance of Water Conservation in Islam- by Imam Dr Mufti Abduljalil Sajid

  Importance of Water Conservation  in Islamic teachings based on (Holy Qur'an & Sunnah (Sahih Ahadith)) Compiled by Imam Dr Mufti Abduljalil Sajid – Imam Brighton Islamic Mission since September 1976; Chairman Muslim Council for Religious and Racial Harmony UK (MCRRH); President Religions for Peace UK and Deputy President of European WCRP -Religions for Peace and an Adviser to European Council of Religious Leaders/Religions for

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Eau profane, Eau sacrée du Cheikh Khaled BENTOUNES

Eau profane, Eau sacrée   Symposium international de l'eau Intervention du Cheikh Khaled BENTOUNES Cannes 2003   Eau source de vie: C'est l'eau qui fait de la terre une planète unique dans le système solaire et peut-être même, au-delà, dans notre galaxie. La planète vivante, ou la planète bleue, voit le miracle de la vie surgir à sa face grâce à l'eau. Quelle soit douce, saumâtre ou salée, elle est le milieu de prédilection de l'éclosion

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Observatory on Media, Religion and Culture, in Barcelona

Dott.ssa Miriam Diez i Bosch is adviser of the European Women of Faith Network -EWFN. She is currently the director of the new created Observatory on Media, Religion and Culture, in Barcelona, Blanquerna Faculty on Communication and International Relations. She is travelling to Rome every week to lecture at the Gregorian University and always dealing with Religion and Media. 02 11 12 Entrev Girona-1 M Diez

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Good Speak, Good Action

These photos have been taken in the workshop that was organized by Religions for Peace Women of Faith Network in Finland in co operation with two NGOs: Living together in cities and Rasmus . They all oppose racism and xenophobia and promote multiculturality and human rights.  The tittle of the workshop was Good Speak and Good Action and it was held at the Finnish Social Forum in April 2012.

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A first in Sikh history – Papal Knighthood recognises commitment and dedication

Bhai Sahib Mohinder Singh Ahluwalia was created a knight by the Holy Father Pope Benedict XVI in recognition of his dedicated work for Roman Catholic Sikh relations and for his enthusiastic commitment to working for peace among people of all faiths. (more...)

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