February 1-7 of each year has been designated World Interfaith Harmony Week by the United Nations. It was launched in February 2011 to promote harmony among people of different faiths at a time when interreligious conflict is claiming lives and livelihoods all over the world.
(Image: 2012 World Interfaith Harmony Week celebrations by Bethak CC in Pakistan)
United Religions Initiative (URI) invites you to join our more than 600 interfaith Cooperation Circles (CCs) worldwide in taking action this year to build peace. You can register your activities on the official World Interfaith Harmony Week site, or fill out this form to send us your reports, stories, photos and videos.
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February 22, 2017 1:52 PM
All the children we met at the refugee camp had never been in school, since the older ones (4-11 years old) fled with their families about five years ago from the violence in Syria. The younger ones were born in this refugee camp.Read more...
February 21, 2017 6:17 PM
The Executive Director and members of the Lowershire Interfaith Assembly (LSIA) of Southern Malawi in Chikwawa district are very happy to report that on Monday 6th February, 2017, we organised prayers and fellowship as an initiative in the Harmony Week activities.Read more...
February 21, 2017 11:53 AM
Forty Israeli and Palestinian women -- Druze, Jewish, and Muslim members of the Mada CC and Women Reborn CC's -- joined the TRUST WIN CC women. We began by reflecting on the difficult times in the world and in our region with hatred, racism, and religiophobia on the rise.Read more...
February 15, 2017 6:02 PM
February 15, 2017 5:14 PM
February 14, 2017 2:59 PM
February 14, 2017 10:46 AM
We celebrated the Interfaith Harmony Week with our brothers and sisters who are now refugees in Uganda because of the insurgency going on in their country.Read more...
February 7, 2017 2:03 PM
COPE Pakistan CC celebrated World Interfaith Harmony Week on 5th February, 2017 at Anwar Shaheed Colony Renala Khurd, with children from different religions, including Muslims and Christians.Read more...
February 2, 2017 1:22 PM
The Department of World Religions and Culture & the Center for Inter-religious and Intercultural Dialogue of the University of Dhaka, in collaboration of IARF and URI, held a Peace Rally inside the University of Dhaka campus.Read more...
February 1, 2017 9:55 AM