Short Notes Archive


ASMA-WISE 3rd Global Conference

This is a brief report on the ASMA-WISE 3rd Global Conference, "WISE: Muslim Women Leaders at the Frontlines of Change." The conference, held October 14, 2011-October17, 2001 in Istanbul, Turkey, drew 180 Muslim women from 45 countries.

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Imam Initiative Project for End Violence Against Women Project Final Montitoring Report

Final monitoring report of a project aimed at enlisting Imams to end violence against women.

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Religion, Peace, Extremism URI Africa Conference

This is a short video report on a conference organized by URI Africa and URI Great Lakes Region, 21-23 August 2011, on the theme "Role of Religions to Build Peace, Security and Counter Violent Extremism in Africa."

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Education about Religions and Prime Minister Cameron

Op-Ed from Prof. Robert Jackson, from ERB partner institution Warwick Religions and Education Research Unit at the University of Warwick, on Prime Minister David Cameron's Munich Speech on multiculturalism. The article emphasizes that young people themselves, as well as intergovernmental organizations, recognize the value of education about religions and beliefs in schools as a way [...]

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EFA Report: Launch

Short report on the launch of the EFA 2011 Global Monitoring Report, The hidden crisis: Armed conflict and education.

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Audio Recordings: Selected Speeches on Law, Religion, Education

Audio Recordings from selected speeches at a conference on LAW, RELIGION & EDUCATION : Religion Freedom in the Sphere of Education, October 8-9, 2010.

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Coping with a Multifaith Europe: Differing Approaches to Religious Education

This report is based on the Religious and Moral Education Research project (REMC). REMC was an EU-funded project that explored the perspectives of children on religious identity formation, the role that parental religious affiliation plays in the choice of school, and the influence of schooling on religious socialisation more generally. The project focused [...]

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Rethinking Differences: Common Values and Diversity in Education

Five years of the Asia Europe Meeting's Interfaith Dialogue process to date has issued consistent calls for public and civil society organisations to identify a set of common values and to promote these values through educational cooperation between Asia and Europe. Can a set of common values bind people from different cultures in a way [...]

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