North America Archive


The Ethics Institute at Kent Place School

The Ethics Institute focuses on developing ethical decision-making skills and fostering ethical thinking in the youngest of children the primary and secondary school levels. This special type of education prepares them to be the most effective leaders and compassionate citizens of tomorrow.
The website of the Institute holds information about the work carried out, as well [...]

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The School for Ethical Education

The School for Ethical Education is a not-for-profit teaching organization that provides classes, creates programs and offers consultation services to promote strategies for comprehensive ethics and character education.
The website of the organization holds various resources to be used in teaching and building character in the classroom.

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Peace and Integration Council of North America

The faith based organization PICNA (Peace and Integration Council of North America), is dedicated to creating goodwill and mutual understanding between people across religions  and cultures. The organization further seeks to enlighten society about true Islamic values and principles. The belief is that all people can co-exist in peace and tranquility on the basis of [...]

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Neighborhood Interfaith Movement (NIM)

Neighborhood Interfaith Movement is an alliance of over 50 religious segregations and faith institutions with more than 40 years of existence. NIM is located in Northwest Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is devoted to the most pressing issues in the community and are specialized in child care training with programs affecting one in eight preschool age children. [...]

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The Heschel School

The Abraham Joshua Heschel School was founded in 1983 as a new model of a Jewish day school.
It carries a unique approach to education, pluralism, and concern for students’ intellectual, emotional, and spiritual development. The school is characterized by team teaching and an integrated curriculum. The faculty who have demonstrated mastery of their subjects, encourage [...]

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The Abraham Fund

The Abraham Fund Initiatives has been working since 1989 to promote coexistence and equality among Israel’s Jewish and Arab citizens.  Named for the common ancestor of both Jews and Arabs, The Abraham Fund advances a cohesive, secure and just Israeli society by promoting policies based on innovative social models, and by [...]

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Cordoba Initiative

The Cordoba Initiative is a multi-national, multi-faith organization dedicated to improving understanding and building trust among people of all cultures and religions.
The name Cordoba was chosen to symbolize the time in history when Muslims, Jews and Christians lived together in peace and harmony and created a prosperous center of intellectual, spiritual, [...]

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The Buxton Institute

The Buxton Initiative is an organization of Muslims, Christians and Jews from a variety of backgrounds and professions who are dedicated to building understanding and dialogue among their respective communities. Through various programs and outreach, the Buxton Initiative works to build bridges and establish relationships among people of different faith communities with an emphasis on [...]

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Canada Research Chair on Islam, Pluralism, and Globalization (CRC-IPG), University of Montreal , Canada

The Canada research Chair on Islam, Pluralism, and Globalization (CRC-IPG), at the University of Montreal aims at participating (to participate) to worldwide peace building through a research agenda focused on answering the following question: How, to what extent, and with which means, do the Muslim communities contribute to peace building, locally and globally ? [...]

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The Christian-Muslim Consultative Group

In partnership with leaders of various streams of Southern California Christian and Muslim communities, the Christian-Muslim Consultative Group works for the purpose of enhancing mutual understanding, respect, appreciation, and support of the Sacred in each other.
It aims to promote learning, dialogue and advocacy among its representative members and our wider communities of faith through lectures, [...]

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