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The "Religious Communities in World War I" Symposium, jointly organized as part of the "1914-Peace-2014" series by the Vienna-based Friede-Institut für Dialog, JWF, and the Austrian Katholische Militaerseelsorge, took place at the Vienna Military Academy on October 16, 2014,...
Numerous institutions throughout the world work to introduce and share Turkish culture abroad. One important example is the Mangfoldhuset Foundation, located in Norway's capital of Oslo. On October 11, 2014, they hosted an interfaith and intercultural event to celebrate...
JWF's Intercultural Dialogue Platform (IDP), the Tevere Institute, and the Izmir Intercultural Dialogue Center organized an international panel event in Izmir, Turkey, on May 13-14, 2014. The panel was titled "The Blessed Mary’s Patience in the Holy Qur’an and...
JWF and Kimse Yok Mu, a Turkish humanitarian aid organization, recently organized an international conference titled "Philanthropy and Peacebuilding: Classical Approaches and Emerging Trends." The conference was held on April 11-12, 2014, at Istanbul Bilgi University's Santral Campus in...
JWF held a panel on Friday, March 14, on "The Importance of Civil Society Initiatives for Combating Religious Intolerance" at the United Nations Office in Geneva. Academics and diplomats attended the panel, which was organized as a side event...
An international panel titled "The Virgin Mary in the Holy Bible and The Holy Qur’an" was jointly organized by JWF's Intercultural Dialogue Platform (IDP), the Roma Tevere Instituto, and the Izmir Intercultural Dialogue Center on November 1-2, 2013, at...
JWF's Intercultural Dialogue Platform (IDP) organized a panel titled "Sharing Coexistence Experiences: The Example of Italy and Turkey." The event took place at Santa Cecilia Monastery in Rome. Through these efforts, we are seeking to curb the clashes in society....
The Abant Platform held its 28th meeting from February 8-10, 2013, at Lake Abant with the participation of over a hundred intellectuals, academics, journalists, and pundits from different ideological backgrounds to discuss the current issues in Turkey. We emphasize identities...
The subject of misconceptions of Islam dominated the debates at the international conference organized by JWF and Fatih University in Istanbul on December 7-8, 2012. Turkey is one of the glorious examples of living together, and can provide a message...
Gunnar Stalsett, the bishop emeritus of Oslo, warned about a hatred of Islam at a joint panel discussion organized by the Abant Platform and Fountain Magazine in Istanbul on Friday, September 21, 2012. Leaders and citizens need to mobilize against...