UAE Ambassador participates in Sixth Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religion in Kazakhstan.

Dr. Mohammed Ahmed bin Sultan Al Jaber, UAE Ambassador to the Republic of Kazakhstan, took part in the Sixth Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religion in Astana the capital of Kazakhstan on 10th and 11th of October.

The event, held under the theme, “Religious Leaders for a Secure World”, was organised under the patronage of President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, was attended by Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic; the Grand Imam of al-Azhar Ahmed el-Tayeb; international organisations delegation and Emirati delegation including Ministry of Tolerance; the World Council of Muslim Communities; the Global Council for Tolerance and Peace; Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities in Dubai; Hedayah Centre, a number of top Kazakh officials.

The two-day event discussed ways to promote the values of tolerance and peace among cultures, civilisations and religions, to address the causes of conflicts between nations and peoples, to promote understanding and mutual respect between religious communities and to address the phenomenon of religious extremism, racial discrimination and hatred.

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs