Global Peace Leadership Forum (Ireland)

Global Peace Leadership Forum (Ireland)

Global Peace Leadership Forum (Ireland)

Faith traditions share principles and values that support the common good and against extremism around the world. What is the role of faith leaders in peace-building, and how do we engage diverse faith voices of moderation for more harmonious relationships?

The Global Peace Foundation and Cooperation Ireland are hosting a pivotal forum that draws together best-practices and challenges of interfaith cooperation in Ireland and Nigeria.

Program Sessions:

  • Peacemaking and the Role of Faith Leaders
  • Moral Authorities as Catalysts for Peacebuilding
  • Cross-Community Engagement

Speakers Include:

  • Professor John D. Brewer, Professor of Post Conflict Studies, Queens University Belfast, Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation and Social Justice
  • His Eminence Dr. Samuel Chukwuemeka Kanu Uche, Prelate of the Methodist Church of Nigeria
  • Bishop Sunday Onuoha, Executive Director, Nigerian Inter-Faith Action 
  • Dr. Gary Mason, Director, Journey Towards Healing Discussion
  • Bishop Joseph Bagobiri,Roman Catholic Diocese of Kafanchan, Kaduna State, Nigeria
  • H.H.Alhaji Zubair Jibril Maigwari II, 
  • Ameer of Birnin-Gwari, Kaduna State, Nigeria
  • Mr. Peter Sheridan, CEO, Co-operation Ireland
  • Mr. Padraig O’Tauma, Corrymeela Comunity