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Media release dated 06 September 2019
Youth for peace
Peace experts from Indonesia and Switzerland will discuss interreligious understanding at the Mission House in Basel: Yunita Tan, a Christian, and Wawan Gunawan, a Muslim, are committed to a peaceful coexistence of religions in Indonesia. Therefore they engage actively in the interreligious youth network "Jakatarub". In Switzerland Fabienne Iff and Burim Luzha are involved in the Forum of Young Christians and Muslims.On Thursday, 19 September, 6.30-8.30 p.m., they will give an insight into the interreligious peace work within the framework of "Dialog International" of Mission 21.
Media release dated 24 May 2019
Development cooperation under review
On saturday, 29th of June, the Youth Summit of Mission 21 will take a closer look on development cooperation. For the first time, young@mission21- the youth network of Mission 21- organises an event together with almost all youth parties of Switzerland. The Youth Summit offers an exciting and controversial programme. Special guest: Ambassador Manuel Sager, Director of SDC.
Media release dated 11 February 2019
Symposium: Islam belongs to Switzerland
On Monday, 25 February 2019, Mission 21 will hold its annual conference "Interreligious Peace Work" with renowned experts. The theme of the symposium: Islam belongs to Switzerland - What does this statement mean in our everyday life? The symposium offers various perspectives for a constructive dialogue between Muslims and the Swiss majority society.