Seven hundred youth participants from different religions and cultures held meaningful discussions about securing peace during the Global Peace Youth Interfaith Assembly (GPYIA) held in Surabaya, Indonesia on March 8, 2016.

The event theme, “Raising Moral and Innovative Young Leaders: the Key to Lasting Peace,” aimed to inspire youth to become ethical leaders with a goal of creating sustainable peace. Speakers focused on social entrepreneurship, culture, media and nationalism as a way of promoting peace in the region and world.

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