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Two Faith-based Nonviolence Events- London, Jan 21st & 22nd 2013

WIN would like to draw attention to two upcoming events in London focusing on non-violence, that resonate with the underpinning Engaged Surrender strand of WIN: 
1) The Need for Faith Inspired Non-Violence Today
Monday January 21, 2013 6-9pm
St Ethelburga’s Centre for Reconciliation and Peace
78 Bishopsgate London, EC2N 4AG

A Public Seminar on the legacy and influence of Martin Luther King with guest speaker Dr Qamar al Huda. Moderator Dr S. Ayse Kadayifci-Orellana. In association with the Cordoba Foundation.

Registration required – see http://www.stethelburgas.org/civicrm/event/info?id=481&reset=1

2) Seminar: Non Violence and Peace Building in Islam
Tuesday January 22, 2013 10:30am – 4pm
Initiatives of Change Centre
24 Greencoat Place, London, SW1P 1RD

Organised by The Cordoba Foundation, Islamic Relief Worldwide, Initiatives of Change and Salam Institute for Peace and Justice.


A public seminar that will focus on addressing the Islamic traditions of nonviolence and peace-building, with talks from:
 * Professor Mohammed Abu Nimer (Salam Institute for Peace and Justice / American University)
* Dr Qamar ul Huda (United States Institute of Peace)
* Dr Ayse Kadayifci-Orellana (Georgetown University / Salam Institute for Peace and Justice)

Registration required – see  http://www.thecordobafoundation.com/events.php?id=1&art=93 

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