Wednesday, November 20, 2013

The 9th World Assembly of Religions for Peace

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9th World Assembly of Religions for Peace began today, bringing together more than 600 religious leaders representing Baha'i, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Indigenous, Jain, Jewish, Muslim, Sikh, Shinto, and Zoroastrian communities. Please read today's newsletter here.

Please read opening remarks for the 9th World Assembly here.

For news from the Youth and Women's Pre-Assemblies, please view the newsletter by clicking here.

RELIGIONS FOR PEACE--the world's largest and most representative multi-religious coalition-advances common action among the world's religious communities for peace. Religions for Peaceworks to transform violent conflict, advance human development, promote just and harmonious societies, and protect the earth. The global Religions for Peace network comprises a World Council of senior religious leaders from all regions of the world; six regional inter-religious bodies and more than ninety national ones; and the Global Women of Faith Network and Global Interfaith Youth Network. 

Warithudeen Mohammed II is Co-President of Religions for Peace USA

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