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Allahshukur Pashazade joins KAICIID Board of Directors

29 November 2017 [17:14] - TODAY.AZ

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Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office Allahshukur Pashazade has been elected as a member of the Board of Directors of the King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue (KAICIID), said the press service of the Caucasian Muslims Office in a message Nov. 29.

Pashazade, as a representative of the Islamic religion, will carry out duties on this position at the prestigious organization until April 30, 2021.

The International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID) is an intergovernmental organization mandated to promote dialogue among different religious and cultural groups to promote justice, peace and reconciliation and to counteract the abuse of religion to justify violence. The Centre is governed by a multi-religious Board of Directors, consisting of representatives of five religions - Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, and Judaism.

The Board Members are: Dr. Hamad Al-Majed, Dr. Kezevino Aram, His Excellency Bishop Miguel Ayuso, His Eminence Metropolitan Emmanuel, Reverend Kosho Niwano, Sheikh Ul-Islam Allahshukur Pashazade, Reverend Mark Poulson, Chief Rabbi David Rosen and Dr. Mohammad Sammak.

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