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January 18, 2018

The Primer (World Interfaith Harmony Week)

The Primer (World Interfaith Harmony Week) What is the “World Interfaith Harmony Week”? A: The United Nations (UN) on October 20, 2010, recognizing the need for dialogue among different faiths and religions and their contribution for peace in the world, declared the first week of February of every year as “World Interfaith Harmony Week” between Read More

The List of Zamboanga City Partners of the WIHW 2018 The United Nations Interfaith Harmony Partners- Zamboanga (UNI-HP-Z) 2018

The List of Zamboanga City Partners of the WIHW 2018 The United Nations Interfaith Harmony Partners- Zamboanga (UNI-HP-Z) 2018 are the following: (in alphabetical order) ♦ Ateneo De Zamboanga University – Ateneo Peace Institute ♦ Cuidad Medical Zamboanga ♦ Commission on Higher Education (CHED) – Region IX ♦ Commission on Interreligious Dialogue of the Archdiocese Read More

Background of the Celebration

Background of the Celebration The United Nations (UN) Resolution of October 20, 2010 recognized “the imperative need for dialogue among different faiths and religions to enhance mutual understanding, harmony and cooperation among people.” This inspired the Silsilah Dialogue Movement to celebrate the World Interfaith Harmony Week (WIHW) every first week of February. The groundbreaking celebration Read More