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Condolances on the death of Jacques Chirac

It is with great sadness and regret that we have learned of the passing of Mr. Jacques Chirac, former President of France. As patron of the Aladdin Project, Mr. Jacques Chirac was a firm believer in the importance of dialogue and respect between all cultures and fought relentlessly against antisemitism and all forms of discrimination. The members of the Board of Directors and the entire team of the Aladdin Project would like to extend their deepest condolances to his family.

To promote social cohesion, conflicts need to be part of the debate

EURACTIV.de -From 25 to 27 June 2019, around one hundred young Europeans debated at the Young Europeans Forum in Berlin, organised by the Bertelsmann Stiftung in cooperation with the Aladin project and UNESCO. These young Europeans shared their experiences on social engagement, discussed the challenges and opportunities of cultural diversity and proposed ways to make progress towards the necessary societal change.

Launch conference of the 2nd EU Survey on the experiences and perceptions of antisemitism among Jews in the EU

Brussels-- On the occasion of International Human Rights Day, on Monday December 10, 2018, Věra Jourová, European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality and Katharina von Schnurbein, European Commission Coordinator on combating Antisemitism and Michael O’Flaherty, Director of the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights, presented the results of the survey at an event in the Council gathering representatives of Jewish communities and organisations, policy makers of the Member States, as well as representatives of civil society and the media and experts on the fight against racism and discrimination.

Muslim World League chief calls for rejection of all forms of extremism

arab news-JEDDAH: The Muslim World League (MWL) is using all of its academic and ideological resources to confront the evil forces that threaten the global safety of humanity, according to Dr. Mohammed bin Abdul Karim Al-Issa, the organization’s secretary general.