Inter-religious cooperation can tackle extremism

Adama Dieng. UN PHOTO.

Religious leaders from around the world agreed there is a need to strengthen inter-religious cooperation to tackle religious extremism.

The spiritual chiefs attended a two-day forum in Fez, Morocco, to discuss their role in preventing incitement to violence and atrocities.

It was organized in part by the UN office on Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect.

Madiha Sultan spoke with the UN Special Advisor on the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng, and began by asking him about the outcome of the conference.

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