Emirates News Agency – UAE joins the world in celebrating Human...

From the Reporting Department Abu Dhabi, February 3 / WAM / The UAE will participate tomorrow in the world in its celebration of the International Day of Human Fraternity, which was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly after an initiative submitted by the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt with the aim of making the fourth of February an annual occasion to encourage solidarity and unity among human beings and spread The values ​​of tolerance and acceptance of others.

The occasion constitutes an international recognition and appreciation of the UAE and its tireless efforts over the years in spreading the values ​​and concepts of coexistence and brotherhood among people and activating dialogue between different religions and peoples to reach a world in which the spirit of tolerance prevails.

At the local level, the UAE has paid great attention during the last decade to creating institutions and bodies that support the spread of moderation, tolerance and respect for the other and to promote the values ​​of peace and coexistence among all members of Emirati society, both citizens and residents. As a national value that emanates from the Emirates to the world.

Globally, February 4th marks the anniversary of the birth of the most important document in modern human history, which was signed by two of the most important religious figures in the world, His Eminence Dr. Ahmed Al-Tayeb, Sheikh of Al-Azhar Al-Sharif, and His Holiness, Pope Francis, Pope of the Catholic Church, in Abu Dhabi, the capital of human brotherhood.

The document called for many initiatives that perpetuate the spirit of tolerance and coexistence among all religions, most notably the “Abrahamic Family House” project on Saadiyat Island in the Emirati capital Abu Dhabi. Practices of exchanging dialogue and ideas between followers of religions.

The UAE’s efforts and role in promoting the values ​​of tolerance at the international level have emerged through a set of activities and initiatives such as the annual International Efforts Forum for Tolerance, which discusses the outlines of an international strategy to promote tolerance at the global level, raise awareness and promote concepts of peaceful coexistence and international cooperation, while rejecting violence, extremism and hatred and providing Innovative and creative solutions to spread awareness about tolerance among the world’s youth.

The UAE hosts annually the Global Forum “Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies”, which is one of the most important forums in the Islamic world that discusses the humanitarian problems and issues facing people in the world today, which resulted from intellectual and sectarian conflicts in Muslim societies.

The forum launched a number of initiatives aimed at promoting peace and the spirit of human brotherhood in the world, perhaps the most prominent of which is the “Interfaith Alliance” initiative, whose founding plan stems from awareness of the need to use basic mechanisms to ensure the involvement of the largest number of clerics – Muslims, Christians and Jews – in practical steps To promote peace, and to adopt a conciliatory approach that allows them to educate their followers and make them overcome enmities and feelings of hatred of all kinds and types.

The UAE hosted the International Conference on Human Fraternity with the aim of activating dialogue on coexistence and brotherhood among human beings and ways to enhance it globally, countering intellectual extremism and its negative aspects, strengthening human relations and establishing new rules for them among people of multiple religions and beliefs, based on respect for difference.

The conference issued a “Document on Human Fraternity” for world peace and coexistence, which was signed by the Sheikh of Al-Azhar and the Pope of the Catholic Church.

The Zayed Prize for Human Fraternity, announced in 2019 as one of the fruits of the signing of the “Human Fraternity Document”, aims to celebrate people or institutions that work to establish peace and coexistence, build bridges of cultural and human communication, and put forward successful and effective practical initiatives to bring societies closer to each other. the long term.

The award seeks to continue building on the rich human legacy of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, may God rest his soul, and the values ​​for which he devoted his life.

Yesterday, at “Expo 2020 ”, the Human Fraternity Festival in its second edition, organized by the Ministry of Tolerance and Coexistence, in cooperation with the Higher Committee of Human Fraternity, with a prominent international and Arab presence, with the participation of Al-Azhar and the Vatican, and will last for four days.

These were the details of the news Emirates News Agency – UAE joins the world in celebrating Human... for this day. We hope that we have succeeded by giving you the full details and information. To follow all our news, you can subscribe to the alerts system or to one of our different systems to provide you with all that is new.

It is also worth noting that the original news has been published and is available at saudi24news and the editorial team at AlKhaleej Today has confirmed it and it has been modified, and it may have been completely transferred or quoted from it and you can read and follow this news from its main source.

PREV French Left forms coalition to fight Macron
NEXT 25 persons emerge from shell-pounded steel complex in Mariupol

Author Information

I am Jeff King and I’m passionate about business and finance news with over 4 years in the industry starting as a writer working my way up into senior positions. I am the driving force behind Al-KhaleejToday.NET with a vision to broaden the company’s readership throughout 2016. I am an editor and reporter of “Financial” category. Address: 383 576 Gladwell Street Longview, TX 75604, USA Phone: (+1) 903-247-0907 Email: [email protected]