Loading Events

Past Events › IOP

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

July 2015

2015 International Observer Program (IOP) – Uganda and Tanzania focusing on Muslims in America: Community, Interfaith, Democracy and Political Participation

July 22, 2015 - August 15, 2015
USA United States

This program introduces Ugandan and Tanzanian Imams and community leaders to American Muslim Communities. African countries undergoing social and political change like Uganda and Tanzania can benefit from the exchange of ideas with other societies. Opportunities for dialogue are especially important. July 25-31 (MD – DC) Program Orientation Religion & Culture in a Pluralistic World: The History of Interfaith in America Integration into American Society: Perspectives & Processes in the U.S. compared to Africa/Middle East/Southeast Asia Discussion on Interfaith Cooperation…

Find out more »

October 2017

2017 International Observer Program (IOP): East Africa – Credible Voices focusing on Diversity as a Source of Strength: Interfaith, Community & Inclusiveness

October 9, 2017 - October 26, 2017
USA United States

DIVERSITY AS A SOURCE OF STRENGTH: INTERFAITH, COMMUNITY AND INCLUSIVENESS was developed to introduce participants to various experiences and issues with a wide variety of vibrant, rapidly growing Muslim communities, and their fruitful interfaith relationships with the wider American society. Education is critical to address the need for understanding both within and between religious groups, who are often ignorant of both their own traditions and of those of others. Too often this includes a dearth of proper training of religious…

Find out more »

November 2017

2017 International Observer Program (IOP) – Egypt focusing on Understanding Cultural Nuances for Translation

November 4, 2017 - November 23, 2017

The 2017 IOP: English for Translation Purposes Program uniquely combines a group of 4 women and 8 men from the Muslim community in Egypt. These delegates serve as religious and community leaders, junior faculty members, Imams, and professionals in Egypt working at various institutions in Egypt such as Al-Azhar University and AmidEast. This trip is marked with numerous enriching and engaging moments. For many participants this is a journey of self-exploration, challenging their preconceived notions and moving them towards being…

Find out more »

April 2018

2018 Morocco – European ​Imams Conference

April 6, 2018 - April 8, 2018
Morocco Morocco

Imams Training Programs for Europe, Africa, Southeast Asia, Central Asia and the Middle East "Promotion of Interfaith Relationship Building, Radicalization Prevention & Countering Violent Extremism" Flier: 2018-Morocco_CECF_EIC_Flier_032318.pdf

Find out more »

2018 International Observer Program (IOP)​ -​ Kazakhstan

April 21, 2018 - May 12, 2018
USA United States

Flier: IOP-Flier_032618-1.pdf

Find out more »

October 2018

2018 International Observer Program (IOP)​ ​-​ ​Kyrgyzstan

October 13, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Flier: IOP-Flier_032618.pdf

Find out more »
+ Export Events