… is a positive way of communication and cooperation between people with different ideologies* desiring to share ideas respectfully. It includes:
the learning of similarities and the understanding of differences
the interaction between various perceptions
the promotion of tolerance and equality in order to reach social cohesion
This multilateral approach allows to enclose people peacefully.
* In our opinion these are all the ways of thinking, not only religions but also other philosophies.
Basic elements for Interreligious Dialogue Each and everyone of us should be concerned about the interreligious dialogue because conflicts between religions could be a main issue in the future. Interreligious dialogue is possible if people are open minded, tolerant, respectful, willing to integrate, listen and interact with others. Furthermore, these qualities have to be supported by the European Union and many other institutions, such as governments, non-governmental organisations, religious institutions and leaders, and the school system.
What we can do to realize Interreligious Dialogue…
Share our experiences and our knowledge
Organise events at a local scale
What EU can do to realize Interreligious Dialogue…
education, common book presenting the different ways countries deal with religion
organise interreligious events where the different cultures would be presented
use the power of the medias to spread these actions in the whole Union, e.g. TV shows, official websites, newspaper articles
construct a monument dedicated to interreligious dialogue