July 8th, 2010 | For more on this event, please visit: bit.ly/vZmg5O
Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs | Georgetown University
This public event concluded a two-day symposium on women's approaches and work to build peace. With an emphasis on the roles of religion, meeting participants reflected with a broader audience on their conclusions, concerns and ideas for making their work for peace more effective.
The symposium was co-sponsored by the United States Institute for Peace, Georgetown University's Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs, and the World Faiths Development Dialogue. It brings together a group of practitioners, academics and policy makers of different faith traditions and from different world regions including Africa, East Asia, the Middle East and North America. Various organizations were represented including USAID, DOS and the UN.