Overview of Inter-religious and Intercultural Activities

Publication Date: 2014
Author: UNFPA
Publisher: UNFPA


A yearly overview of UNFPA's outreach with diverse faith-based partners through its Country, Regional and Global offices.

Submissions to this review inform the input provided by UNFPA to the Secretary General's Report on UN system-wide activities for the promotion of interreligious and intercultural dialogue, understanding and cooperation for peace.

In line with its "Guidelines for Engaging Faith-Based Organizations", this yearly overview illustrates UNFPA's strategic partnerships with critical cultural agents of change.

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