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Inter-religious harmony protects peace – Prime Minister

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Faith Festival intends to promote intercultural understanding and embrace religious diversity

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Watatita: School Students Must Learn About Religions Other Than Their Own

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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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ABCs of Religion in Schools

This activity encourages teachers to teach students about world religions as an integrated part of academic life. The activity stresses maintaining neutrality, keeping the class academic, teaching about the faiths behind certain holidays, and focusing on respect inquiry.

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Universal Declaration of Human Responsibilities

 “The following draft of human responsibilities seeks to bring freedom and responsibility into balance and to promote a move from the freedom of indifference to the freedom of involvement. If one person or government seeks to maximize freedom but does it at the expense of others, a large number of people will suffer. If human [...]

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Primary Religious Education Interim Curriculum Guide

“The Newfoundland and Labrador religious education curriculum
is shaped by a vision of enabling and encouraging students to
grow religiously, spiritually and morally into informed, caring
and contributing members of society, who appreciate their own
beliefs and values, and the beliefs and values of others, and who
understand the contribution that Christianity and other religionsmake to human life.” (page 1)

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Learning to live together: An intercultural and interfaith programme for ethics and education

“Learning to Live Together approaches the issue of ethics education from the perspectives of intercultural and interfaith learning, human rights and quality education, where ethics and values are nurtured and where children are given the space to develop their innate potential for spirituality. It is our hope that this new resource will give us the [...]

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Mix It Up Planner: 2008 – 2009

This planner advises teachers and educators on how to organize a Mix It Up Day Lunch where students are encouraged to interact with other students from diverse backgrounds.
This planner also provides teachers and educators with boundary-crossing lesson plans and activities for grades K through 12.

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Church leaders concerned over drop in RE numbers

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