Finland – Religions for Peace Women of Faith Network – 11 February 2012

UN World Interfaith Harmony Week – event:

Ethically sustainable lifestyle and harmony between different worldviews

Sat 11.2.2012

Caisan sali, The international Cultural Center in Helsinki

This event provides a workshop that gathers people with varying beliefs to discuss what good life is and enjoy the traditional musical performances.

This event provides a workshop that gathers people with varying beliefs to discuss what good life is and enjoy the traditional musical performances.

There will be talks also about the up coming UN Conference on Sustainable Development RIO 20+.

People that will interviewed during the event are for example:

Secretary General Rilli Lappalainen from Kehys ry., activist Olli-Pekka Heinonen from Maan ystävät ry., activist Tuula-Maria Ahonen from Roska päivässä-liike and people from religious/spiritual communities: Buddhist Janne Päivikkö, Muslim Varol Abdrahim, Muslim Suaad Onniselkä, Lutheran Minna Mannert, Lutheran Aarni Moisala, Lutheran Heidi Rautionmaa, Orthodox Meri-Sofia Lakopoulos, and Bahai Lars Silén and Didi Ananda Kripa from Ananda marga-movement.

The Interfaith network in Finland gives annually the Golden Rule Award.

The celebration is organized by Suomen Uskontodialogiverkosto, The interfaith dialogue network in Finland that consists of The Religions for Peace Women of Faith Network in Finland, Living together in cities and URI in Finland: The Forum of Religions in Helsinki and The Faiths Without Borders in co operation with Kehys ry., The Finnish NGDO Platform to the EU.

Written by RfP Europe

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