April 10, 2013
The 2003 Iranian Nobel Laureate said that the main obstacle for post-revolutionary Arab women is a “patriarchal culture” that imposes a false interpretation on Islam.
NEW YORK (WOMENSENEWS)– On the sideline of an April 2 conference hosted by Columbia University Law School, Shirin Ebadi, who in 2003 became the first Muslim woman to win the Nobel...
March 22, 2013
As Faiths For Safe Water is drumming up awareness for an issue that is killing 8,000 children daily in the world, unclean water, the Council for a Parliament of the World’s Religions shares that on World Water Day, the human spirit and the spirit of so many faiths are united in recognizing the urgency of this global crisis.
The Interfaith movement has the opportunity to bring to light the power to solve this crisis. In the U.S.,...
March 14, 2013
Council for a Parliament of the World’s Religions For Immediate Release
70 E. Lake Street, Suite 205
Chicago, IL 60601
United States of America
Contact: Dr. Mary Nelson
Tel.: 312-629-2990 ext. 228...
- By Leo D. LefebureBoard Trustee, CPWR
On March 13, 2013, the Conclave of Cardinals of the Catholic Church elected Jorge Mario Cardinal Bergoglio, the Archbishop of Buenos Aires, Argentina as the 266th Pope, bishop of Rome, and successor to...
March 13, 2013
by Kathe Schaffe
Women’s Task Force, Council for a Parliament of the World’s Religions
By Andras Corban-Arthen
CPWR Board Trustee Emeritus
In mid-February, a...
Joining an esteemed group of spiritual thinkers, luminaries of religion, and Interfaith leaders, Imam Malik...
Applying the “rights-based” approach in national, organizational, and humanitarian bodies on human rights is the methodology studied at the Venice School branch of the European Inter-University Centre. This field of study is often helpful for Interfaith advocates working across sectors to integrate or advance fairness ideologies in individual or community settings. These trainings are open to academics and professionals:
from the European Inter-University Centre:...