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The Ambassadors Series Africa Panel #2: African Solutions to African Problems brought United Nations diplomats together with academics, experts, and civil society to discuss global issues and exchange multiple perspectives. The panel was hosted by the Journalists and Writers...
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...
1914-Peace-2014 is an inter-religious and intercultural series of events marking the centennial anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War. The series kicked off its first event with a lecture by Dr. Fuat Sanac, President of the Islamic...
The Journalists and Writers Foundation (JWF) and Peace Islands Institute held the second panel of the Ambassadors Series in JWF's New York office on February 26, 2014. The theme of the panel was intergovernmental relations among Balkan nations and...
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...
Arab scholars participating in an Abant Platform meeting held on Saturday and Sunday noted that Turkey acts as a bridge between the European Union (EU) and Muslim countries. They praised Turkey's performance on the path toward EU membership while...
This reflection focuses on the 'Abant spirit' of love, tolerance, dialogue, and sincerity, tracing its development from the first Abant meeting in 1998 to the 15th Abant meeting in November 2007. The new constitution should be able to demonstrate our...
The 11th meeting of the Abant Platform, a leading civil society initiative, focused on the future of the Middle East. Platform participants gave weight to the issues of security and democracy, emphasizing that the region could not be united...
On October 16, 2005, the Journalists and Writers Foundation organized a program titled "Towards Universal Peace," which featured young people of different cultures and faiths. The event took place at the Hilton Hotel in Istanbul, Turkey. We, Bosnians, Croatians, and...