Building trust to help refugees and migrants in Europe

As populism surges across Europe, alienating already vulnerable refugee populations, experts at a KAICIID webinar held in advance of United Nations World Refugee Day emphasised the need to build trust between organizations and individuals for a more inclusive society for those seeking refuge in the region. The webinar titled, “Building Trust for a More InclusiveContinue reading Building trust to help refugees and migrants in Europe

1st European Policy Dialogue Forum on refugees and migrants held in Athens

Participants at the 1st European Policy Forum on Refugees and Migrants called for faith-based and secular institutions to coordinate an urgent response to rising displacement, in order to uphold the fundamental dignity and rights of people seeking refuge. Held in Athens Greece from 20-21 October, the first annual conference brought together grassroots activists from the KAICIID-supported “NetworkContinue reading 1st European Policy Dialogue Forum on refugees and migrants held in Athens

Sharing experiences for the social inclusion of refugees and migrants in Serbia and Sweden

On 2 April 2019, the KAICIID Dialogue Knowledge Hub hosted a webinar of the Network for Dialogue, entitled Inspiring civil society to promote interreligious and intercultural dialogue as key enablers for the social inclusion of refugees and migrants. This webinar included two speakers: Violeta Marković – a Country Manager of the international civil society organization Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) in Belgrade, Serbia, and CarlContinue reading Sharing experiences for the social inclusion of refugees and migrants in Serbia and Sweden

Network for dialogue panelists at EUARE conference call for open, inclusive approach to integration

Partnership between faith based organizations and secular institutions can greatly improve integration conditions for migrants and people seeking refuge, according to a panel of experts from the KAICIID-supported Network for Dialogue at the annual European Academy of Religion conference. Held on March 5 in Bologna, the conference welcomed the newly launched network to host twoContinue reading Network for dialogue panelists at EUARE conference call for open, inclusive approach to integration

Network for dialogue official launch

KAICIID and the European Academy of Religion will launch the KAICIID Network for Dialogue in Bologna, Italy, on 4 March. The Network brings together European grassroots dialogue organizations and other experts to jointly promote interreligious and intercultural dialogue for social inclusion. On the basis of an Expert’s Workshop on Interreligious Education in Europe, co-hosted byContinue reading Network for dialogue official launch