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31 Oct, 2019, 15:59 GMT KAICIID Allocates 1.5 Million Euros for Initiatives to Counter Hate Speech in 2020

Faisal bin Muammaar, Secretary General of the International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID) announced an allocation of nearly 1.5 million Euros for...


14 Jun, 2019, 16:27 BST From Myanmar to the Middle East, from Vienna to Nigeria, Support Pours in for KAICIID After Austrian Vote

Following a motion passed on Wednesday in Parliament seeking Austria's withdrawal from the International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID)'s Council of...


14 Feb, 2019, 07:00 GMT Christian and Muslim Leaders Issue Joint Call for Peaceful Elections in Nigeria

As Nigeria goes to the polls on 16 February 2019, fears are growing that interreligious and inter-ethnic tensions could erupt into violence during...


12 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Faced With Rising Xenophobia, Hate Speech and Policies Limiting Religious Practice, European Jewish and Muslim Leaders Agree to Cooperate

Jewish and Muslim communities in Europe are confronted with rising xenophobia, hate crimes, and policies that are curtailing their right to religious ...


27 Feb, 2018, 13:22 GMT KAICIID Awarded Africa Peace Prize 2018

The International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID) has received the prestigious Africa Peace Award 2018 for its work promoting interreligious and...


26 Feb, 2018, 16:26 GMT "As We Built Our Civilisations Together, We Must Build Our Future Together": Muslim, Christian Religious Leaders Launch First Interreligious Cooperation and Dialogue Platform in the Arab World from Vienna

Twenty-three of the highest religious authorities from Muslim and Christian institutions across the Arab region today committed to work together to...


29 Nov, 2017, 11:30 GMT KAICIID Launches Global Database of Knowledge on Interreligious Dialogue

The International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID) today launched an online database of resources, publications, and contact directories on interreligious...


17 Jul, 2017, 09:00 BST KAICIID, United Nations Join Forces to Prevent Incitement to Violence

"Alarming spike in the misuse of religion to justify violence": KAICIID Secretary General at UN Launch of Action Plan KAICIID Secretary General...