Working for peace

Für den Frieden
How religions can contribute to resolving conflicts

Salaam and shalom

Can religions live together without conflict? We talked to Armin, a Jew in Berlin, and to his Muslim friend and fellow supporter Zakariya.
Rev Kyoichi Sugino
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Rev Kyoichi Sugino on Young people's commitment

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Peace event in 2016
Raising questions

“Our values are the same”

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#Quickfacts: Religion in Germany

84 percent of the world’s population belong to a #religion – a percentage that is rising all the time. The opposite trend can be observed in #Germany, however, where fewer and fewer people feel tied to a religion.
For Dalia Grinfeld, faith is part of her identity.
Raising questions

What do you believe?

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Religious representatives from around the world are coming to Berlin.
Raising questions

“We can learn a lot from religions”

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Dialogue of values

Religious leaders in many countries around the world have especially close contact with their populations. That is why Germany is increasingly supporting cooperation with them.

What Germany believes

About two thirds of Germans believe in God, one third have no religious belief. Germany guarantees religious freedom – everyone can make their own decision for or against a faith.

“We have to build trust”

In a conference at the German Federal Foreign Office participants from all over the world discussed religions' responsibility for peace. A statement by Nerlian Gogali.

“We are all equal”

In a conference at the German Federal Foreign Office participants from all over the world discussed religions' responsibility for peace. A statement by Amra Pandzo.

“Mutual respect”

In a conference at the German Federal Foreign Office participants from all over the world discussed religions' responsibility for peace. A statement by Hussaini Shuaibu und Ephraim Kadala.

“Diversity is divine”

In a conference at the German Federal Foreign Office participants from all over the world discussed religions' responsibility for peace. A statement by M Nurudeen Lemu.