ECRL-ODIHR Joint Webinar – 24 June 2020

ECRL-ODIHR Joint Webinar – 24 June 2020

THE ROLE OF RELIGIOUS OR BELIEF ACTORS IN COMBATING THE Covid-19 PANDEMIC, STRENGTHENING HUMAN SECURITY AND IMPLICATIONS FOR THE FUTURE 3pm CET / 2pm BST Wednesday 24 June 2020 – 75 Minutes This webinar, organised by the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions...
Speech for Change Project is Launched

Speech for Change Project is Launched

Supporting Multi Religious Initiatives across Europe  – Different Faiths, Common Actions The beginning of the year saw the inception of a new project, titled Speech for Change. The project concept was initiated by the “Conflict Transformation” working group at...
Now More Than Ever, We Stand Together

Now More Than Ever, We Stand Together

Statement by the European Council of Religious Leaders on Coronavirus PandemicEurope and the world are currently facing one of the greatest crises in modern history. CoVID-19 is a disease which has attacked the physical, mental and social fabric of all our lives. Tens...
Join us for an Interfaith Moment for Hope & Solidarity

Join us for an Interfaith Moment for Hope & Solidarity

Leaders from diverse religious traditions will guide global believers in this spiritual moment of shared humanity – calling for health, compassion and strength in the time of COVID-19.Religions for Peace (RfP) leaders guiding this spiritual moment include:Dr. Vinu...
Multireligious Approaches to Integration Handbook

Multireligious Approaches to Integration Handbook

ECRL collaboration with the Centre of Religion Reconciliation and Peace, University of Winchester Launch of handbook on multireligious approaches to Integration in Europe. It is often presumed that organisations and communities from different religions working...
ECRL Annual Report 2018

ECRL Annual Report 2018

Secretary General – Dr Mark Owen Report 2018-19 presented at the ECRL Assembly in Brussels June 2019. As Secretary General I am pleased to report that 2018-19 has been an exceptionally busy and productive year for the European Council of Religious Leaders; with...
Briefing National RfP Bodies in Europe

Briefing National RfP Bodies in Europe

March 2019 ECRL’s Secretariat convened a meeting in Berlin with representatives of RfP National bodies from 8 different countries, including Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium and the United Kingdom. In...
Christchurch: ECRL condemns all acts of violence

Christchurch: ECRL condemns all acts of violence

This week’s appalling terrorist attacks on two mosques in Christchurch New Zealand have shocked and saddened many across Europe. Many of our members and their communities have condemned this violence and responded in many countries with prayers and peace vigils. We...
Executive Committee of ECRL convene in Paris

Executive Committee of ECRL convene in Paris

The ECRL Executive Committee convened in Paris on the 12th of November, hosted by ECRL Vice President H.E.Metropolitan Emmanuel of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of France. The Executive Committee had a successful meeting, discussing current and future activities and...