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Council of Arakhna (elders) and Wise in Egypt

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3000 Members

Traditions: Christian Catholic , Christian Orthodox, Coptic , Christian Protestant  See All

Action Area: Community Building, Interfaith and Intercultural Understanding and Dialogue, Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation, Women

Region: Middle East and North Africa

Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/popularinitiative/

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Distinguished scholars and activists from different religious and professional backgrounds established the council of Arakhna (elders) and wise in Egypt in 2014 to promote peaceful co-existence among followers of different religions and to prevent violence and promote early conflict resolution in Egypt.

Their main focus is interaction with Egyptian stakeholders to defend the rights of the minorities and oppressed people, and the organization of interfaith dialogues forums to promote human rights, dignity and peaceful co-existence. They want to assure that all citizens of Egypt have the same opportunities regardless of their religious or gender backgrounds.

Reaching equal opportunities and recognition of all citizens of Egypt

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Mina Thabet Kelleni

Takseem Khames, Zein Abdeen Street Apartment: 40
Bani Mazar, Minia

(20) 1200382422

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December 14, 2016 12:18 PM

URI Community Responds to Coptic Church Bombing in Egypt

More than 27 were killed, most of them women and children, and more than 50 injured, after a bomb exploded Sunday morning at the end of a worship service at Cairo’s Coptic ancient church.


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September 1, 2016 1:05 AM

URI Egypt's Coptic Spiritual Day

A CC in Egypt held a interfaith spiritual day


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March 23, 2016 6:05 PM

Preventing Bloodshed Over Monastery Struggle

I'm happy to inform you that ECAW’s campaign to defend the Coptic monks in front of media and security forces connected to the government has attracted a lot of supporters.


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