URI CC Members Help Celebrate the Finnish Islamic Council's 5th Year.

15 September 2017, 3:51 AM

The Islamic Council of Finland celebrated its 5th anniversary this April 3rd, 2012 with URI CC members in attendance. The Interfaith Dialogue Network in Finland was there to congratulate the Council on its success and good work, which promotes good relations between people from different faiths. Second from left is Heidi Rautionmaa, conveener of the Forum of Religions and Convictions CC in Helsinki.  Raschid Zeitri (far left) is also active in URI. He is the Vice Chair of the Council of Faiths Without Borders CC.

Rebecca Azar is doing her internship at Faiths Without Borders CC, with Isra Lehtinen, coordinator of URI´s Christian-Muslim Dialogue Group in Helsinki CC attended the 5th Anniversary celebrations of Finland's Islamic Council. Isra is also a council member of the Islamic Council in Finland.

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Faiths Without Borders

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