In recent years, increased immigration, economic uncertainty and the threat of terrorism have heightened inter-religious tensions in urban areas throughout Europe. URI Europe’s more than 40 Cooperation Circles throughout the continent are uniting to build social cohesion in their communities by holding peacebuilding trainings in Russia, organizing rural development programs in Eastern Bihar, UK, providing interfaith urban conflict resolution trainings in Spain, and disseminating values education programs in Belgium.
THE URI EUROPE SUPPORT TEAM
January 12, 2017 6:21 PM
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December 29, 2016 6:08 PM
70 people gathered in Heroes' Square in Belgium for a solidarity campaign honoring the victims of the war in Syria.Read more...
December 28, 2016 12:06 PM
December 27, 2016 11:59 AM
On the occasion of the UN Day of Tolerance (November 16) the Sultanate of Oman is hosting an international conference in Oman on "Growing a Network - Tolerance, Understanding, Coexistence - Oman's Message of Islam". Karimah Stauch, European URI Coordinator, was invited to participate.Read more...
December 25, 2016 12:23 PM
URI Europe participated in the First Symposium on Interfaith and Intercultural Dialogue, “Connecting Actions” at Salle Paris at the FIAP. The conference was held to overcome the tendency to stigmatize Muslims, Jews, and immigrants, and how to deconstruct stereotypes.Read more...
December 16, 2016 6:13 PM
Kiran Bali MBE JP was presented with the British Community Honours Award in the presence of Lords and dignitaries at the House of Lords.Read more...
December 16, 2016 2:43 PM
November 30, 2016 1:23 PM
It was a joy to join our colleagues in the Hague at a conference on Interfaith Education on November 18th.Read more...
November 29, 2016 12:35 PM