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April 29, 2011 12:45 PM

URI African Youth Ambassador attends Global Youth Summit in Nairobi, Kenya

The World Bank Institute 2nd Annual Voices Against Corruption forum, A Global Youth Anti-Corruption Network Event  provided young leaders from around the world the soace to interact and exchange lessons about new and innovative ways to tackle corruption and improve accountability in governance.

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Ogaga Maxwell

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April 27, 2011 11:27 AM

Lessons from Asia Minor

I couldn’t resist. URI’s newest Cooperation Circle resides in Siberia. And here are its members forming a circle. Striking, isn’t it? How did we ever go from a dream to Siberia? I... Read more...

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Bishop Swing

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April 26, 2011 4:17 PM

URI's Growing Network

Since the beginning of 2011, 15 new Cooperation Circles have joined the URI network, bringing our total to 511 grassroots interfaith groups in 78 countries working for peace, justice and healing in... Read more...

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April 26, 2011 4:04 PM

New Member Spotlight: A Community Investment

A new Cooperation Circle from rural Western Kenya was welcomed into the URI community in February 2011. Indigenous, Seventh Day Adventists, Catholics, Muslims and Protestants, the members of Prolife Interfaith Kenya CC are working together “to socially and economically empower the youth and the whole of society” regardless of religion, race or creed. They came together in 2008...

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April 26, 2011 3:53 PM

Equipping the Youth Revolution

When Rowaida Mroue, 2010 URI Youth Ambassador from Lebanon, took an internship at Radio Horytna in Cairo, she had no idea she would soon find herself in the middle of a revolution. But there she was on January 25th, watching as radio staff defied police security to take photos and videos of protesters facing down tanks—images that helped mobilize hundreds of thousands to take to the streets...

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April 22, 2011 4:39 PM

Call to action: World Malaria Day April 25

URI Africa Regional Coordinator Ambassador Mussie Hailu calls on URI CCs to help combat Malaria, a disease that takes hundreds of thousands of lives each year.

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April 22, 2011 10:15 AM

Pakistan Council for Social Welfare and Human Rights celebrates Earth Day, April 22

We will be celebrating Earth Day with various ceremonies, walks and seminars on the environment, while looking at ways to protect and save our Earth. 

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April 22, 2011 10:09 AM

Celebrate Earth Day, April 22, at Grace Cathedral, San Francisco

You are invited to a unique event of sacred expression — an interactive service of music, dance, and art exploring the rich meaning found in the conjunction of Good Friday and the observance of... Read more...

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April 21, 2011 1:56 PM

URI at the UN honors Mohammad Al Nsour of the Mission of the Hashemite Mission of Jordan to the United Nations on Golden Rule Day

The United Religions Initiative at the United Nations joined with the Sacred and Transcendental Arts Working Group of the NGO Committee on Spirituality, Values and Global Concerns-NY to celebrate... Read more...

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April 21, 2011 1:09 PM

The Golden Rule Day celebrated and Goodwill Ambassadors of the Golden Rule of 2011 announced

Since 2007, Interfaith Peace-building Initiative, a URI CC based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, has celebrated the Golden Rule Day on April 5th. This year, they named three Golden Rule Ambassadors for their exemplary work promoting the Golden Rule: The Scout Movement, Mr. Paul McKenna of Scarboro Missions, and Wilhelm Schole International.

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Mussie Hailu

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