The Cooperation Circles that comprise the Multiregion are primarily issue-based organizations that cross regions.
Examples of issues include teaching law students about international human rights; mobilizing youth for interfaith work; promoting inter-religious peace education in 50 schools in India, Sri Lanka and Malaysia; building the role of media and communications in interfaith cooperation; and developing international service programs for women’s networks.
THE URI MULTIREGION SUPPORT TEAM
September 7, 2016 10:08 PM
July 7, 2016 1:35 PM
When a former Secretary of State, a former Secretary of Defense, several United States Ambassadors, a famous physicist, and a few friends pray each month for the elimination of nuclear weapons, it raises lots of questions. What do they know that everyone needs to know? Why are they praying? What is their prayer?Read more...
June 24, 2016 12:04 AM
Join Voices for A World Free of Nuclear Weapons CC in a global prayer commemorating the bombings in Hiroshima and Nagasaki and call for the abolition of nuclear weapons.Read more...
June 13, 2016 12:47 PM
When dealing with the Islamic perspective of any topic, there should be a clear distinction between the normative teachings of Islam and the diverse cultural practices among Muslims, which may or may not be consistent with them. The focus of this paper is the normative teachings of Islam as the criteria to judge Muslim practices and evaluate their compliance with Islam. In identifying what is \"Islamic,\" it is necessary to make a distinction between the primary sources of Islam \(the Qur\'an and the Sunnah\) and legal opinions of scholars on specific issues, which may vary and be influenced by their times, circumstances, and cultures. Such opinions and verdicts do not enjoy the infallibility accorded to the primary and revelatory sources.\Read more...
June 7, 2016 9:35 PM
May 27, 2016 12:14 PM
Today, Barack Obama stands in Hiroshima, Japan, honoring the residents of the city and all who were affected by the tragic nuclear bombing of WWII. He is the first sitting United States president to visit the city.Read more...
April 5, 2016 2:39 PM
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March 14, 2016 6:28 PM
March 11, 2016 5:36 PM
On April 7, 2016, for Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC)'s national Better Together Day, hundreds of student organizers will bring thousands of their classmates and neighbors together to learn, teach, and engage with interfaith diversity.Read more...