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7th International Conference on Youth and Interfaith Dialogue

Posted December 17, 2014 Avatar New Era Educational and Charitable Support Foundation

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The Theme of the 7th International Conference on Youth and Interfaith Dialogue (http://www.interfaithdialogueconference.org/) is: "The Role of Religions to Build Peace, Security and Counter Violent Extremism in Africa". Security is one of the most challenging issues in our world today. Security problem is such a global issue that there is virtually no country or continent that is left un-affected by the menace of terrorism and security challenges in general. While in principle, mos...


Why I want to see young people involved

Posted May 15, 2014 no picture Global Education First Initiative Youth Advocacy Group

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By Luiz Carlos Guedes 14 May 2014 - Last week, almost 1,000 young people met in Colombo, Sri Lanka, to discuss their priorities and goals in global development. With sponsorship from Women Thrive, I attended the World Conference on Youth along with five other members of the United Nations' GEFI Youth Advocacy Group (YAG) in order to bring new perspectives to the discussions. It was a really exciting experience that I wanted to make the most of since this global meeting wa...