OIC Organizes Workshop in Niger on Protecting Youth from Radicalism

by - 1/27/2018

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in collaboration with the Islamic Development Bank and the Islamic University of Niger is organizing a training workshop under the theme: "The role of education in preventing extremism and Radicalism ", January 29, 2018, in Niamey, Niger.

The workshop comes in response to the spread of the phenomenon of terrorism, extremism and radicalization in West Africa. It aims to develop appropriate mechanisms for the education of future ... more


Al-Othaimeen to Pope Tawadros: Egypt is a praiseworthy model of religious coexistence

by - 1/17/2018

The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Dr Yousef Al-Othaimeen, on 16 January 2018 at the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Cairo met His Holiness Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of Saint Mark.

Hailing Egypt as a praiseworthy model of religious coexistence, Dr Al-Othaimeen stressed the Organization’s firm and clear stance against terrorism and extremism. He went on, “The OIC has always believed that terrorism and extremi ... more


OIC Organizes a Conference on Interreligious Dialogue to Foster Religious and Cultural Coexistence between Buddhism and Islam in Asia

by - 12/16/2017

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), in partnership with King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Center for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue (KAICIID) and support from the Religions for Peace/Interreligious Council of Thailand, Mahidol University and Fatoni University, will organize a Conference on Interreligious Dialogue in South and Southeast Asia from 18 to 20 December 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Over seventy participants consisting of religious and civil soci ... more


Central African religious and traditional leaders adopt an Action Plan for the Promotion of Peace and National Reconciliation in the Central African Republic

by - 12/13/2017

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), in partnership with King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Center for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue (KAICIID) and the International Network of Religious Peacekeepers (NETW) organized, from 09 of 11 December 2017, in Dakar, Republic of Senegal, a Round Table of Inter-religious Talks on the Conflict in the Central African Republic.
The three-day works of the Round Table of inter-religious talks over the conflict in the Central ... more


OIC Organizes a Round Table of Religious Leaders on the Conflict in Central African Republic

by - 12/11/2017

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in partnership with King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Center for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue (KAICIID) and the International Network of Religious Peacekeepers (NETW) is organizing from 8 to 11 December 2017 in Dakar, Republic of Senegal, a round table on interreligious dialogue on the conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR).

The round table will bring together participants from various levels including the Ce ... more


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