Religions for Peace is the world’s largest and most representative coalition for peace. It works to help stop war, end violence, and protect the earth in six regions and seventy countries around the world.
This 4-minute video gives a brief overview of the organization and its mission.
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Respect and Co-Operation
Religions for Peace in Europe
Advances Durable Peace :
1. Transforming violent conflict, including war and terrorism, by
Working to prevent violent conflicts, including wars;
Working to address the root causes of terrorism and related misuses of religion;
Advancing conflict resolution; and
Acting to eliminate proliferation of weapons and promoting disarmament.
2. Promoting just and harmonious societies, by
Promoting justice, human rights and reconciliation;
Assisting in social reconstruction and healing in post conflict societies;
Confronting social and cultural violence; and
Promoting peace education.
3. Advancing human development, by
Promoting the rights and well-being of children and families;
Promoting the rights and empowerment of women;
Advancing poverty alleviation strategies related to building peace;
Responding to HIV/AIDS; and
Responding to major new or sudden threats related to building peace.
4. Protecting the earth, by
Addressing environmental degradation as a threat to peace; and