The Secretary General of the International Center for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz (KAICID), Faisal bin Muammar, praised the support of the Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah during the speech of Saudi Arabia at the second summit of the United Nations Conference The Heads of State The fight against terrorism in member states yesterday in the context of his claim that “Saudi Arabia attaches great importance to promoting a culture of peace and dialogue and combating hatred, racism and exclusion” and Prince Faisal shouted “all countries to support the work of the Center and this is clearly reflected in the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Center for Global Dialogue and the Alliance of Civilizations of the United Nations ”.
Supporting Religious Leaders
Bin Muammar stressed that the center constantly seeks to activate the support of religious institutions and leaders for policy makers in a number of countries around the world. Implement the United Nations Counter Terrorism Strategy and contribute to the achievement of the goals of its Sustainable Human Development Plan 2030, which includes (17) Sustainable Development Goals; Recalling the Centre’s considerations to broaden the horizons of international cooperation, to activate means of global dialogue with partners and to convert new and innovative initiatives into applications that serve the human community and focus on peace, tolerance and emphasis on commonalities between cultures work towards, emphasizing that the alliance of the Center’s founding countries and the support of international organizations; It reflects the centre’s achievements and the appreciation of its programs by international institutions.
Ibn Muammar added that the Global Dialogue Center has worked to create and develop many initiatives, activities and holding dialogue meetings around the world, noting that it is based on the experiences of more than (38) institutions and various religious Leaders and efforts of (60) members of its advisory forum and the establishment of (11) regional networks, programs and dialogue platforms in (8) countries in different regions, along with the conclusion of letters of intent with (12) different international organizations; Adoption of (3) international religious documents in the United Nations Conferences in New York / Vienna / and Athens, in addition to organizing or participating in the Organization, (25) international conferences in (10) countries, and holding (16) training courses in (15) countries In addition to the organization of (37) workshops in (13) countries and the training of more than (5000) practitioners of the dialogue between followers of religions and cultures from different religions and cultures with the participation of (17,950) parties or activists from different continents in the world.