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Interreligious Dialogue and Cooperation in Bosnia

Interreligious Council in Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Special Initiatives
  • Grant Amount $50,000
  • Grant Period July 1, 2006–June 30, 2008
  • Location Sarajevo, Bosnia And Herzegovina
  • Geographic Focus Bosnia and Herzegovina

About this grant

This grant will enable the Interreligious Council, a Bosnian non-governmental organization, to work with local leaders of Bosnia’s four major religions and members of these religious communities to build awareness of each other’s beliefs, customs and practices and to foster joint activities at the local level.The council was established in 1997 through the joint commitments of leaders of the Islamic, Orthodox, Catholic and Jewish communities in Bosnia.