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Accelerate Peace Conference Circles of Light Gala

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David and Joan Traitel Building of Hoover Institution

435 Lasuen Mall

Stanford, CA 94305

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2 Events - 2 Days - hosted by URI !........ June 26 - June 27- a two-day international conference and June 26-a dinner gala.

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Accelerate Peace: Interfaith Action in Global Peacebuilding

On June 26 and June 27, the United Religions Initiative (URI) is hosting an international conference, at the Hoover Institution on the Stanford University campus.

This conference will bring together grassroots interfaith peacebuilders, policy experts, and representatives from the United Nations and other international organizations.

Join us in group discussions exploring questions such as: What is the role of interfaith cooperation in addressing religiously motivated violence? How can we respectfully collaborate to build cultures of peace, justice and healing in communities around the world?

Additional conference details can be found at uri.org/conference.

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Circles of Light Gala

On the evening of June 26, URI will hold its annual gala, Circles of Light at the Hoover Institution on the Stanford University campus.

Join us as we celebrate 20 years of URI's work in the world.

At the Gala, URI will honor former US Secretary of State George P. Shultz and Dame Charlotte Mailliard Shultz for their inspirational support since URI's early days.

2019 Bowes Award winners are: The Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County, The Marin Interfaith Council, The San Francisco Interfaith Council, The Silicon Valley Interreligious Council, The Tri-City Interfaith Council and The Interfaith Council at the Presidio.

URI's Global Peacebuilding Awards given this year to UNFPA (The United Nations Population Fund), the United Nations Office of Genocide Prevention, and the Revolutionary Love Project.

Reception - 5:30 pm / Dinner and Program - 6:30 pm.

Sponsor to COL may join the Conference attendees for a conversation between "A Bishop and A General" at 4:45 pm.

Additional Circles of Light details can be found at uri.org/col2019.

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For sponsorship information for either event or to purchase a table at the Gala, please click here.

For more information, please contact URI via email at URI20@uri.org or by phone at 415-561-2300. Cooperation Circle members or Youth (under 25)please contact the URI office for limited discount tickets.

The conference website will be continuously updated with more information: http://www.uri.org/peace

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