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Interfaith Organizations Worldwide

September 2009

EUROPA

BELGIUM

ANTWERPSE RAAD VAN KERKEN (ARK)
St. Pieterstraat 1, 2000 Antwerpen
Ds. Katelijne Depoortere (VPKB) Voorzitter, Willem Gommeren, secretaris
T. 03 2304302 willen.gommeren@skynet.be
AARTSBISDOM MECHELEN-BRUSSELS
Wollemarkt 15, 2800 MECHELEN
Luk Van Hilst, secretary 015 216.501 015 209.485 aartsbisdom@kerknet.be
Kardinaal Godfried Danneels, Aartsbisschop-
BAHA'I GEMEENSCHAP
Troonstraat 205, 1050 BRUSSELS
Guido Cooreman  02 648 5360  02 646 2177  centrebahai@brutele.be

BOEDDHISTISCHE UNIE VAN BELGIE
Woudlaan 117-7 te 1000 Brussel,
Frans Goetghebeur (nationaal voorzitter ) Kruispadstraat 33, 2900 Schoten
T. 03 685 0919  F. 03 685 0991  tibinst@skynet.be
CEDIBA, Centrum voor Dialoog en Begrip in Antwerpen
Bredabaan 885, 2170 Merksem
Dhr. Cayir Tacetdin   T. & F. 03 2835316  Mobil: 0477371295  info@cediba.be
Centre El Kalima, Centre Chretien pour les Relations avec l'Islam
Zuidstraat 69, 1000 Brussel
Zr. Marianne Goffoel  T. 02 5118217   F. 02 5112245   contact@elkalima.be
CORDOBA, Antwerps Secretariaat voor levensbeschouwingen en dialoog
Dhr. Wim Bollaert en Pieter-Jan Eggermont
Appelstr. 58, 2000 Antwerpen (Stadsdienst Samenleven, waaronder ook Levensbeschouwingen)
03 2941256   wimbollaert@stad.antwerpen.be
EUROPEAN CENTER FOR ETHICS
Deberiotstraat 26, 3000 LEUVEN
Prof. John A. Dick016 324.558  016 323.788  
john.dick@oce..kuleuven.ac.be
EUROPEAN HUMANIST FEDERATION
Campud de la Plaine, ULB, CP237, B-1050 BRUSSELS  
Mr. Claude Wachtelaer, pres.  02 6276890  02 6276801  fhe@ulb.ac.be
EXECUTIEVE VAN DE MOSLIMS IN BELGIE
Rouppeplein 16, 1000 Brussels
Farid El Machaoudi, secretary,  Mohammed Yamouchi   
T. 02 648 35 60  F. 02 203 2321  faridelmachaoud@hotmail.com-
EUROPEES JAAR VAN DE INTERCULTURELE DIALOOG 2008
PRP/Public Relations Partners (EU Commissie), Roger Vandendriesschelaan 5, 1150 Brussel
Catherine Limpens  Tel: 02/761.08.31   T: +32 (0)2 762 04 85  info@prp.eu   climpens@prp.be
FEDERATIE MAROKKAANSE DEMOCRATISCHE ORGANISATIES (FMDO)
Bondgenotenstraat 52, 1190 Brussel
T. 02/344.69.92  F. 02/344.69.92   fmdo.brussel@telenet.be  www.fmdo.be

FEDERATIE VAN MAROKKAANSE VERENIGINGEN
Oudstrijdersstraat 9, 2140 Borgerhout  
Mohamed Chakkar, Coördinator, GSM 0486167447  T. 03 204 1010  F. 03 239 9832   secretariaat@fmv-vzw.be
FEDERATIE WERELDVROUWEN
Bremstraat 45, 3530 Houthalen
T. 011/53.12.82  F. 011/52.26.01   federatie.wereldvrouwen@skynet.be

FORUM VAN VLAAMSE VROUWEN (FVV)
Bennesteeg 2, 9000 Gent
T. 09/223.38.83  F. 09/224.44.81   info@vlaamsevrouwen.org    www.vlaamsevrouwen.org

HUMANISTISCH-VRIJZINNIGE VERENIGING (HVV)
Lange Leemstraat 57, 2018 Antwerpen
Frank Stappaerts  0475/208438  T. 03/233.70.32  F. 03/233.55.13  info@h-vv.be   www.h-vv.be    

Rik Pinxten, voorzitter  0477/390085
INTERRELIGIEUZE DIALOOG
Lianne De Oude, Dominee
Hasseltse Beverzakstraat 240, 3500 Hasselt  011-81 2 3 81  lianne.deoude@vpkb.be
ISLAMITISCH DIALOOG- EN INFORMATIECENTRUM
Beverlosestwg 444, 3582 BERINGEN  
Mr. Koçak Bahattin T. 011 455056 Mobile: 0477420896
islamdialoog@hotmail.com  bako29@hotmail.com
KMS Antwerpen , Pastorijstraat 37 , 2060 Antwerpen . T 0478/23 45 64 antwerpen@kms.be .
KMS Brussel , Huidevetterstraat 165 , 1000 Brussel  Didier Vanderslycke  T. 02/213 04 72  
brussel@kms.be .
KMS Limburg, Tulpinstraat 75, 3500 Hasselt. T. 011/235306  
 limburg@kms.be Odette Storms, 089/35 23 43 
KMS Oost-Vlaanderen, St. Salvatorstraat 30, 9000 Gent T. 09/2692340 oostvlaanderen@kms.be .
KMS Vlaams-Brabant , Varkensstraat 6 , 2800 Mechelen . T. 015/298459
vlaamsbrabant@kms.be .
KMS West-Vlaanderen, Oostnieuwkerksesteenweg 51, 8800 Roeselare T. 051/26 56 25 .
westvlaanderen@kms.be
MOSKEE BRUSSELS
Jubelpark 14, 1000 BRUSSELS

Mr. Dr Omar Van den Broeck  02 735.2173  02 770.9840 (private)
PLATFORM AFRIKAANSE GEMEENSCHAPPEN ANTWERPEN
Breughelstraat 31-33, 2018 Antwerpen
T. 03/293.32.60  F. 03/293.32.60   afrikaansplatform@telenet.be  www.afrikaansplatform.be

PROJECT THOMAS, FACULTEIT GODGELEERDHEID, KUL
Sint-Michielsstraat 6, B-3000 Leuven

Prof. Didier Pollefeyt  T. 016/32.37.94  F. 016/32.37.98   didier.pollefeyt@theo.kuleuven.be
Voorzitter: Kan. Louis Van Lommel (Bisdom Antwerpen, Diocesaan Secretariaat Katholiek Onderwijs (DSKO), Noorderlaan 108, 2030 Antwerpen,   Secretaris: Carina Pichal   dsko.antwerpen@vsko.be
SINT-EGIDIUSGEMEENSCHAP
Lombardenstr. 28, 2000 ANTWERPEN
Hendrik Hoet, president, 03 226 0737  03 231 4837  
santegidio@online.be www.santegidio.org
TURKS ISLAMITISCHE CULTURELE VERENIGING GENT, VZW.
Kazemattenstr. 80, 9000 Gent

Warandestraat 45, 9000 GENT  Mr. Cemal Gawdarle  09-225 1778  09 225 3542
UNIE VAN TURKSE VERENIGINGEN VZW.
Dendermondestr. 36, 2018 ANTWERPEN
Aydin Resat, voorzitter  03 2899113  03 2897710  utvtdb@pandora.be
UNIE DER TURKS ISLAMITISCHE CULTURELE VERENIGINGEN (Turkse Unie van België)
Stationsstraat 96, 3582 Beringen  T. 011/45.41.41 F. 011/45.38.38  
info@turkseunie.be  www.turkseunie.be
UNIE VAN TURKSE VERENIGINGEN (Antwerpen)
Lange Achteromstraat 32, 2018 Antwerpen
Sedat Kaya, Voorzitter   email: sedat.kaya@utvweb.be
Selamet Belkiran (UTV vzw), Coördinator, GSM: 0475 60 95 04 T. 03/289.91.13  F. 03/289.77.10  info@utvweb.be
UNIE VAN TURKSE VERENIGINGEN  (Brussel)
Paleizenstraat 44/44, 1030 Brussel   T. 02/211.34.47  brussel@utvweb.be
UNIVERSITAIRE PAROCHIE KUL
Tiensestraat 124, 3000 Leuven
Secretaresses:
Maggy Clerckx en Martine Aert T.  016 325585 of 016 325586  F. 016/325590  up@upar.kuleuven.be
International Office, Atrechtcollege, Naamsestraat 63, bus 5410, 3000 Leuven

URI EUROPE
Rue van Hoorde, 43, 1030 Brussel
Jean Lochten  jlochten@ulb.ac.be
VERENIGDE PROTESTANTSE KERK IN BELGIE (VPKB)
Brogniezstraat 44, 1070 Brussel
Guy Liagre, Synode Voorzitter  T. +32 (0)2 511.44.71  F. +32 (0)2 511.28.90  synodevoorzitter@vpkb.be
VLAAMS PARTNERSHIP INTERLEVENSBESCHOUWELIJKE DIALOOG (VPiD)
Bond zonder Naam vzw, St.-Jacobsmarkt 39, 2000 Antwerpen
Patrick Hanjoul,  T. 03 201 22 10  F. 03 201 22 15  
patrick.hanjoul@bzn.be
WERKGROEP INTERLEVENSBESCHOUWELIJKE INTERRELIGIEUZE DIALOOG LIMBURG (WIDL)
Guido Cooreman 011-22.66.55   g.crmn@busmail.net .
Odette Storms,  tel. 089/35.23.43,   limburg@kms.be
Louis Franssens 011-72.04.64   l.franssens@pandora.be.  http://bci.org/bahaihasselt/ .
WORLD CONFERENCE OF RELIGIONS FOR PEACE (WCRP)
Engelandstraat 332 , 1180 Brussel

Yolande Iliano, Voorz.  T. 02 374 7733  wcrp-belgium @wcrp.be   www.wcrp.be.

FRANCE
FRATERNITE D'ABRAHAM
18, rue des Graviers, F-92200 NEUILLY/SEINE  
Mr. Emile Moatti (also WCRP)  +33 14747 4057

INSTITUT DES SCIENCES ET THEOLOGIE DES RELIGIONS (ISTR)
(Revue: Chemins de Dialogue)
38, rue Paul Coxe, F-13015 MARSEILLE
Rev. Jean Marc Aveline  +33 49-030373  +33 49 411692   49-030375

ORGANIZATION DES TRADITIONS UNIES
7808 Hameau St. Hugon, 73110 ARVILLARD
Rev. Lama Denis Teundroup (Institut Karma Ling) +33 47925-5490 47925- 7573   
karmaling@karmaling.org
UNITED TRADITIONS ORGANIZATION
7808 Hameau St. Hugon, F-73110 ARVILLARD
Jean Christian Gunsett, gen.secr. +33 47608-4724 uto@unitedtraditions.org
jeanchristian@wanadoo.fr  www.unitedtraditions.org

GERMANY

A CENTRE FOR THE WORLD RELIGIONS e.V,                         Saegestr. 37, D-79737 HERRISCHIED                                                Mrs. Anke Kreutzer  +49 7764 93970  +49 7764 939739  steea@t-online.de

CHRISTLICH-ISLAMISCHE GESELLSCHAFT e.V. (CIG) (Christian-Islamic Society)
Im Wichemshof 36, D-50769 KÖLN
Klaus Schuenemann, gen.secr.  +49 221-781411  +49 221-781411  
chrislages@aol.com
DEUTSCHE MUSLIM LIGA Bonn e.V.
(German Muslim-League Bonn), 15, Hans-Boeckler Allee, D-53177 BONN
Sheik Bashir Ahmad Dultz, Pres.  +49 228-330915  +49 228- 330915  
dmlbonn@aol.com
Co-founder of the German Muslim-League Hamburg and of the Ce.ntral Coucil of Muslims in Germany; Muslim Team-Leader of the JCM Ammerdown,UK; member of the WCRP, URI-European Exec. Committee,WPR; a/o. http://members.aol.com/dmlbonn/welcome.html
EUROPEAN BUDDHIST UNION
Buddha House, Uttenbühl, D-87433 OY MITTELBERG
Mr. Heinz Roiger  +49 14568-4800  +49 14568-5588

GLOBAL ETHIC FOUNDATION
Waldhäuser Str. 33, D-72076 TÜBINGEN

Prof. Dr. Hans Küng, president,
Prof.Dr. Karl-Josef Kuschel, vice-president.  +49 7071-62646  +49 7071-610140

office@stiftung-weltethos  uni-tuebingen.de  www.uni-tuebingen.de/stiftung-weltethos

HUNGARY

MANREZA CONFERENCE. CE.NTER
Feny Utca 1, HU-2099 DOBOGOKO
Rev. Szabolcs Sajgo, s.j.. +36 26-347681 +36 26-347633

ITALY

COMMISSIONS FOR MONASTIC INTERRELIGIOUS DIALOGUE (MID)
Collegio Sant’Anselmo, Piazza Cavalieri di Malta, 5, 00153 ROMA
C/o Fr. William Skudlarek, Gen.Secr. +39 65791203  wskudlarek@csbsju.edu
www.monasticdialog.com  www.dimmid.org
CE.NTRO FRANCE.SCANO INTERNAZIONALE
Circonvallazione Aurelia 50, I-06081 ASSISI
Rev. Maximilian Mizzi  +39 75-815193  +39 75-815197

PONTIFICAL COUNCIL FOR DIALOGUE BETWEEN THE RELIGIONS
Via dell'Erba, 1, 00193  ROMA
H.E.Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, president

Mgr. Pier Luigi Celata, secretary +39 6689-84321  +39 6689-84494  pcid-office@interelg.va

NETHERLANDS
WERKGROEP INTERRELIGIEUZE SAMENWERKING
Anna Paulownastraat 78, NL-2518 BJ DEN HAAG
Dhr. Wite L.W.Carp  70-364 4590  -3614846  eml:jehms@globalxs.nl

INTERRELIGIEUS BERAAD
Amaliastraat 10, 2514 JC  Den Haag
Hennie de Pous-de Jonge  70 3648407 / 6  12530887  henniedepous@iofc.nl  www.interreligieus.nl

ROMANIA
MANREZA CONFERENCE. CE.NTER
Feny Utca 1, HU-2099 DOBOGOKO, Romania
Rev. Szabolcs Sajgo, s.j.   +40 26-347681  +40 26-347633

SWITZERLAND
BAHA'I INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY
United Nations Office, Route des Morillons 15, CH-1218 Grand-Saconnex (Geneva), Switzerland

+41 22-7985400  +41 22-7986577  bic@geneva.bic.org
INTERFAITH INTERNATIONAL
P.O. (c.p.) Box 32, 1246 Corsier, Geneva, Switzerland

Secr. Gen. Dr. Charles GravesTelephone:
+41 227512345   +41227512348   charlesgraves@interfaithonline.org
President: H.E. Sayyed Mohammed Musawi
19 Chelmsford Square, London NW10 3AP, United Kingdom   wabi@interfaithonline.org
PAX ROMANA
Rue des Alpes, 7 BP 1062, Switzerland
Mr. Mauricio Molina  +41 37-227482  +41 37-227483

WORLD COUNCIL OF CHURCHES
150 Route de Ferney, POB2100, H-GENEVA 2
Rev. Dr. Olav Fykse Tveit, gen. secretary  +41 22-7916111  +41 22-7910361  infowcc@wcc-coe.org

Quarterly: Current Dialogue  
UK
BRAHMA KUMARIS WORLD SPIRITUAL ORGANIZATION
BRAHMA KUMARIS UK, Global Co-operation House
65 Pound Lane, UK-LONDON NW 102HH
Sister Maureen Goodman +44 181-4591400  +44 181-451648  bk@bkwsugch.demoCEo.uk

INTERNATIONAL INTERFAITH CENTRE(IIC)
2 Market Street, UK-OXFORD OX1 3EF
Dr. Joy Barrow  +44 1865-202745  +44 1865-202746  
iic@interfaith-CE.nter.org
INTERNATIONAL ASSOC. FOR RELIGIOUS FREEDOM (IARF)
2 Market Street, UK-OXFORD OX1 3EF
Mr. Daryl Balia, Gen. Secr..  +44 1865-202744  +44 1865-202746  
iarf@interfaith-CE.nter.org
THE INTER FAITH NETWORK FOR THE UK
8A Lower Gosvenor Place, London SW1W 0DN
Mr. Brian Pearce  +44 20 79317766  +44 –877968  
ifnet@interfaith.org.uk
THE ISLAMIC FOUNDATION
Markfield Conference Centre, Ratby Lane, Markfield, UK-LE67 9RN LEICESTERSHIRE
Prof. Ataoullah Siddiqui  +44 1530-244944  +44 1530-244946

JOSEF BOEHLE,
31 Kirk Close, UK-OXFORD OX2 8JL, UK
+44 1865-433918  +44 1865-433918  
jboehle@compuserve.com
WESTMINSTER INTERFAITH ORGANIZATION
2 Church Avenue, Southhall, UK-MIDDX.UB2 4DH, UK

+44 181-8340690  +44 181-8340690
THE MULTIFAITH CENTRE
University of Derby, Kendleston Road, Derby, DE22 1GB
Dr. Paul Trafford  +44 1332-591285  +44 1332 622772  paul@chezpaul.org.uk
www.multifaithnet.org
THREE FAITHS FORUM - for Muslim-Christian-Jewish Dialogue.
Star House, 104 Grafton Road, London NW5 4BD
Mr Sidney L. Shipton OBE  +44 020 7485 2538 (Ext 5)  +44 020 7485 4512
threefaiths@sternberg-foundation.co.uk   www.threefaithsforum.org.uk
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WORLD CONGRESS OF FAITHS (WCF)
125 Salusbury Road, London, NW6 6RG, UK
Chair: Rabbi J Tabick

Quarterly: Interreligious INSIGHT  +44 1865-202751  +44 1865-244096  info@worldfaiths.org
r.boeke@virgin.net  www.worldfaiths.org
UNITED RELIGIONS INITIATIVE UK
Eskdale Vicarage, Boot
UK-CUMBRIA CA19 1TF
Malcolm Stonestreet  +44 19467 23242  +44 870 0205577+44 19467 23142  judith@mconf.edi.co.uk
WORLD FAITHS DEVELOPMENT DIALOGUE (WFDD)
c/o The International Study Centre ,  
The Precincts, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2EH  
wfdd@btinternet.com  www.wfdd.org.uk
EUROPEAN COUNCIL OF RELIGIOUS LEADERS (ECRL)
C/O WCRP, 18/20 Vale Road, Herts, Bushey, WD2 2HE, UK
Jehangir Sarosh,  +44 (0)1923 211168  +44 1923 211169  wcrp@mrj.co.uk
MINORITIES OF EUROPE (1995)
Legacy House, 29 Walsgrave Road, Coventry, CV2 4HE, UK.
Naik Deepak, Secr. Gen.
+44 24 7622 5764.  +44 247622 5764  deepak@gnaik.freeserve.co.uk  www.moe-online.com/
AMERICA
USA
COUNCIL FOR A PARLIAMENT OF THE WORLD’S RELIGIONS (CPWR)
70 East Lake Street, Suite 205, Chicago, Illinois  60601  U.S.A.
Rev. Dirk Ficca, Exec. Director  (Succeeded Jim Kenney)  T. 312.629.2990  F. 312.629.2991  info@parliamentofreligions.org   www.cpwr.org
INTERFAITH CONFERENCE OF METROPOLITAN WASHINGTON
The Gate House, 100 Allison St NW, Washington, DC 20011, USA  

Executive Director : Rev. Clark Lobenstine  +1 (202) 234-6300  +1 (202) 234-6303  ifc@ifcmw.org
clarkifc@aol.com
INTERFAITH COUNCIL FOR PEACE AND JUSTICE
730 Tappan Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA

Chuck Warpehoski   +1 (734) 663-1870  +1 734 9458  www.icpj.net
INTERFAITH CENTER OF NEW YORK
20 East 79th Street, New York, N.Y. 10021

Rev. James Parks Morton
INTERFAITH YOUTH CORE
910 W. Van Buren St., 4F.  Chicago, Il. 60607, USA
+! 312 5738825  +1 312 5731542  info@ifyc.org

INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR THE PEACE COUNCIL
2702 International Lane, Suite 108, Madison, Wisconsin 53704 USA  

T. +1 608 241-2200  F. +1 608 241-2209  icpc@peacecouncil.org   http://www.peacecouncil.org/
INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NEW YORK
3049 E. Genesee Street Syracuse NY 13224
Mr. Bob Hanson, exec.dir.,  +1 315-4493552  +1 315-4493103  bhanson@powerfcu.net
INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF CHRISTIANS AND JEWS
Martin Buber House, P.O. Box 11 29, 64629 Heppenheim, Germany
Head office in the USA, Gen. Secr.: Fr. Prof. John Pawlikowski, O.S.M., USA
T. +1 6252.93120  F. +1 6252.68331  info@iccj-buberhouse.de
INTERNATIONAL RELIGIONS FOUNDATION
3121 Teal Avenue, Louisville, USA-Kentucky 40213, USA
Thomas G. Walsh, Executive Director  +1 502-6357983  +1 502-5345671  dhyr17a@prodigy.com

INTER-RELIGIOUS FEDERATION FOR WORLD PEACE.(IRFWP)
4 West 43rd Street, USA-NEW YORK, NY10036 , USA
Dr. Thomas G. Walsh (exec.dir. Int'l Religious Foundation)  irfwp@pipeline.com

MILLENNIUM WORLD PEACE SUMMIT OF RELIGIOUS AND SPIRITUAL LEADERS
Empire State Building, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 5403, New York, NY 10118, USA
Mr. Bawa Jain  +1 212 967 2891  +1 212 967 2898  info@millenniumpeacesummit.org
b.jain@wcorl.org  www.millenniumpeacesummit.org
MULTIFAITH RESOURCES
POB128, WOFFORD HEIGHTS, CA93285, USA
Rev. Charles White

NORTH AMERICAN INTERFAITH NETWORK
512 Bedford Road, Armonk, NY 10504 USA
Dr. Peter Laurence., Chair

TANENBAUM CENTER FOR INTERRELIGIOUS UNDERDSTANDING
254 W. 31st St. 7th Fl., New York, NY 10001
T. +1 212 967-7707  F. +1 212 967-9001  
www.tanenbaum.org
THE TEMPLE OF UNDERSTANDING(TOU)
211 East 43rd Street, Suite 1600, New York, NY 10017

Sr. Joan Kirby  +1 212 573-9224  +1 212 5739225  jkirby@templeofunderstanding.org
CENTER FOR INTERRELIGIOUS UNDERSTANDING (CIU)
P.O. Box 372, Carlstadt, NJ 07072, USA
Director Jack Bemporad, T.+1 201.804.4776 F. +1 201 804-4788
info@faithindialogue.org www.faithindialogue.org.
UNITED RELIGIONS INITIATIVE (URI)
Presidio Bldg., 1009 POB 29242, SAN FRANCISCO CA 94129-0242
Rev. Bishop Emeritus William E. Swing, Episcopal California Diocese, Founder
Rev. Charles Gibbs, exec.director  +1 415-5612300  +1 415-5612313

office@united-religions.org   www.united-religions.org
ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNAL HARMONY IN ASIA (ACHA) 1993
2412 NE 163rd Avenue,
Portland, Oregon, 97230-5572, U.S.A.
Dr. Pritam K. Rohila, Ph.D., Executive Director
Tel. +1 (503) 493-6494
asiapeace@comcast.net  www.asiapeace.org & www.indiapakistanpeace.org
WORLD BANK’S DEVELOPMENT DIALOGUE ON VALUES AND ETHICS UNIT
1818 H Street, NW, Washington, DC 20433, USA
Quentin T. Wodon, adviser & Program Manager  Tel: (202) 473-1446  Fax (202) 522-7524  
qwodon@worldbank.org   www.worldbank.org/developmentdialogue
WORLD CONFERENCE. OF RELIGIONS FOR PEACE.(WCRP)
777 United Nations Plaza, New York, NY 10017
Dr. William Vendley  +1 212-6872163  +1 -983-0566  wcrp@wrj.co.uic (?)

WORLD YOUTH PEACE SUMMIT – Headquarters 
Empire State Building, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 5403, New York, NY 10118, USA
Tel: +1 212-967-2891  Fax: +1 212-967-2898   info@wyps.org

WORLD YOUTH PEACE SUMMIT – Secretariat
5A Nai Lert Tower, 2/4 Wireless Road, Patumwan Bangkok 10330, Thailand
Tel: +66 2-252-0621, Fax: +662-655-0382

CANADA
SIMON FRASER UNIVERSITY/INTERFAITH DIALOGUE
8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, Canada V5A 1S6
Prof. Paul Blois  +1 778.782.3111  
pblois@sfu.ca  www.sfu.ca
ONTARIO CONSULTANTS ON RELIGIOUS TOLERANCE (1999)
Jeffrey K. Hadden & Douglas E. Cowan, a Christian and a Wiccan
ocrt4@religioustolerance.org   www.religioustolerance.org
CHILI
UNITED NATIONS SPIRITUAL FORUM FOR WORLD PEACE INITIATIVE
Via Verde 9440, (Lo Curro) Vitacura, Santiago, Chile, T/Fax: + 56 2 2185578,  ggonzale@netline.cl

Dr. Christoph Münz, Managing Editor,  christoph-muenz@jcrelations.net

ASIA
BANGLADESH
INTER-RELIGIOUS COUNCIL FOR PEACE & JUSTICE.
14/20, Iqbal Road, DHAKA 1207 Bangladesh
Brother Jarlath D'Souza, CSC  +880 2 9141410  +880 2 8122010  
bicpaj@bigjoy.net
BANGLADESH MINORITY FORUM FOR HUMAN RIGHTS
Accredited by OHCHR on 13th. November 2009, at the UN secretariat office, Geneva 10.
Office Address: Amir Market, 2nd Floor,
Noapara Pather Hat, Raozan, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
President: Mr. Priti Sarman  pritisarman@yahoo.com  Tel. +880 ……
www.minorityforumohchr.org

INDIA
DR.ALEXANDER MAR THOMA CE.NTRE FOR DIALOGUE
S-55, J.P.Nagar, Railway Station P.O.,Tiruvalla, Kerala 689111
Prof.Dr. Abraham Karickam  +91 47 3 601118  +91 -474 454087


MADURAI KAMARAJ UNIVERSITY
Department of Interreligious Relations, 3, Vallabai Road, MADURAI 625 002
Prof. Dr. A. Pushparajan  +91 452-537542  +91 Priv.-481056-566630/-481056
pura@eth.net

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF CHURCHES IN INDIA
Christian Council Campus, Civil Lines, POB 205, NAGPUR 440 001 (M.S.)INDIA
Rev. Dr. Joseph Ipe, gen. secr.  +91 712-531312  +91 –520554  
ncciindia@bom4.vsnl.net.in

NATIONAL INST. OF VALUE-EDUCATION FOR PEACE.
(DHARMA BHARATHI), P.B No.150, 35-Saket Nagar, Indore 452001, M.P.
Rev. Varghese Alengaden  T. +91 731-564211  F. +91 -524339  dharma@sancharnet.in

www.dharmabharathi.org
THE HENRY MARTYN INSTITUTE OF ISLAMIC STUDIES
5-8-660/1/B/1, Chirag AliLane, HYDERABAD 500 001 POB153
Dr. Andreas D'Souza  +91 40 201134  +91 40 203954  
hmiis@hd1.vsnl.net.in
Dr. Rosario Gomez, s.j..
168 Janaki Nagar, CHENNAI 600 087    +91 442 2777  
gltc@vsnl.com
WORLD FELLOWSHIP OF INTER-RELIGIOUS COUNCILS (WFIRC)
Upasana, Thodupuzha-685584, Kerala, India .
Fr.Albert Nambiaparambil, cmi, Secr.General, +91-486-223286 +91 486-223533  upasana_dr@satyam.net.in

INDONESIA
INDONESIAN COMMITTEE ON RELIGION AND PEACE.
Jalan Sukabumi 11, JAKARTA 10310, Indonesia
Lukman Harun, secretary general +62 21-31555219  +62 21-31552343

INSTITUTE FOR INTERFAITH DIALOGUE IN INDONESIA (DIAN)
Banteng Utama 59, Perum Banteng Baru, Yogyakarta 55581, Indonesia
Mr. A. Sarapung +62 274 880149  +62 274 880149  ianinterfidei@yahoo.com
www.interfidei.or.id
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SOCIETY FOR INTER-RELIGIOUS DIALOGUE
Jl. Imam Bonjol 39, 10310 Jakarta, Indonesia
Abdurrahman  Wahid, President  +62 21 327478  +62 21 3918529  cutmutiah@dnet.net.id
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KOREA (R.O.K.)
WCRP Korea (Young Ho Lee, Ph.D., URI)
Samsobang, Uwon Villa 402, 193-120 Changchung-dong 2ga, Ching-ku, SEOUL, KOREA-100-392

Rev. Jinwol, Zen Master T. +82 2264 8261 F. +82 2264 8261  jinwol@cakra.dongguk.ac.kr
http://seos.dongguk.ac.kr/uri-korea
WON BUDDHISM HEADQUARTERS
344-2 Shin Young-Dong, CHON BUK, KOREA 570-754
Rev. Kim Sang Ho, Dept. Intl.Affairs  +82 653 503270  +82 653 503270


SRI LANKA
CENTRE FOR SOCIETY AND RELIGION
281 Deans rd., Maradana, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Rev. Dr. Oswald Firth, omi
Rev. Tissa Balauriya, omi  T. +94 1 695925  F. +94 1 688690  
csrlibra@slt.lk
INTER-CULTURAL RESEARCH CENTRE
21G4 Peramura Mawata, Edeniya-Kadawatha, Sri Lanka
Prof. Antony Fernando  T. +94 1 925359  F. +94 1 925359  
inculture@eureka.lk
INTER RELIGIOUS PEACE. FOUNDATION
Sri Isipathanaramaya, 180/34 Grandpass Rd., 575987 COLOMBO, Sri Lanka
Ven. Madampagama Assagi Nayako Thero  +94 1 440387 +94 1 446672  
nad@sit.l

THAILAND
DHAMMA METTA SANTI
C/O Suam Mokkh, Ampoe Chaiya, SURAT THANI 84110 THAILAND

Rev. Santikaro Bhikkhu  +66 77 431597  santikaro@suanmokkh.org
FEDERATION OF ASIAN BISHOPS' CONFERENCES
122/6-7 Soi Naaksuwan 10120, THAILAND
Rev. Brother Edmund Chia, Exec.Secr. +66 2681 5421  +66 2681 5422  edchia@pc.jaring.my
INTERNAT. NETWORK FOR ENGAGED BUDDHISM (INEB)
P.O.B. 19 Mahadthai Post OffiCE., BANGKOK 10200 THAILAND

Rev. Sulak Sivaraksa, managing director +66 2 433 7169 +66 2 433 7169  ineb@Loxinfo.co.th
www..bfp.org/ineb.html/

THAI INTER-RELIGIOUS COMMISSION FOR DEVELOPMENT
124 Soi Wat Thongnopakhun, BANGKOK 10600 THAILAND  

Rev. Sulak Sivaraksa  +66 2 223 4915  +66 2 225 9640  atc@bkk.a-net.net.th    sop@ffc.or.th

JAPAN
HONGWANJI INTERNATIONAL CENTER
(Jôdô Shinshû Buddhist Church), Higashi-Nakasuji, Rokujô-sagaru, KYOTO 600, JAPAN
Rev. Yasuaki Hayashi, exec.dir  +81 5 371-5547  +81 75 371-4070

MYÔSHINJI, RINZAI BUDDHIST COMMUNITY
(40 temples complex) REI-UN-IN TEMPLE
398 Hanazono, Myôshinjichō, Ukyō-ku, KYOTO 616, JAPAN
Rev. Shunan Noritake, headpriest  +81 75 462 4648  +81 75 4624648

KUROZUMIKYO (Shinto)
Shintozan Onoue, OKAYAMA, JAPAN 701-1292
Rev. Munemichi Kurozumi  T. +81 86 2842121  F. +81 86 2847173  
michi@po.harenet.ne.jp
RISSHŌ KŌSEIKAI (1938)   (Founder Nikkyō Niwano in 1938)
2-11-1 Wada, Suginami-ku, TOKYO 166, Japan  Nichiko Niwano, President
SHINJI SHUMEIKAI, Fukuoka Ctr. Fukushige
1-6-7, Nishi-ku, FUKUOKA-shi, JAPAN   aac41070@pop17.odn.ne,jp
SÔGENJI, RINZAI BUDDHIST COMMUNITY
Maruyama 1069, OKAYAMA city, Okayama Pref., JAPAN
Rev. Shôdo Harada  +81 862 778226  +81 86 2766181  
sogenji@po.harenet.ne.jp
THE KONKO CHURCH OF IZUO
3-8-21 Sangenya-Nishi, Taisho-ku, OSAKA 551, JAPAN

Rev. Yoshinobu Miyake, exec.director.  +81 6-551 0035 +81 6-553 7073
THE OHMOTO FOUNDATION
Kameoka city, Kyoto-fu 621-8686, Japan
Rev. Mitsuo Yamazaki, Exec.Director  +81 771-225561  +81 –250061
yamazaki@oomoto.or.jp

NEW-ZEALAND, AUSTRALIA AND OTHER EASTERN COUNTRIES
The Third Asia-Pacific Regional Interfaith Dialogue Waitangi, Bay of Islands, 29 – 31 May 2007, Building Bridges. The Waitangi meeting is the third in the regional Dialogue process, following on from the two previous meetings: in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, in December 2004 and in Cebu, the Philippines, in March 2006. New Zealand is one of the four co-sponsors of the dialogue, along with Australia, Indonesia and the Philippines. Delegations comprising up to ten faith leaders and civil society representatives from Australia, Brunei, Cambodia, Fiji, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam attended the Waitangi meeting.  The contact person for the Regional Interfaith Dialogue meeting is Cathie McGregor.

NEAR-EASTERN COUNTRIES

IRAN

INSTITUTE FOR INTERRELIGIOUS DIALOGUE (IID)
C/o Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB), POB 5934, Tehran
Seyed Mohammad Ali Abtahi  T. +98 021 2040340  F. +98 021-2053355 abtahi@webneveshteha.com
www.iid.org.ir

ISRAEL
ELIYAH INTERFAITH INSTITUTE
10 Caspi St., Talpiot, Jerusalem  93554
Rev. Rabbi Alon Goshen-Gottstein T. +1 (214) 360.9669  F. +972 (2) 673-3465 admin@elijah.org.il
www.elijahinterfaith.org
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INTERFAITH ENCOUNTER ASSOCIATION (IEA)
12 Ha'arazim Street 34, Beit Hakerem Neighborhood, Jerusalem

P.O. Box 3814, Jerusalem 91037, Israel
Shams Prinzivalli - Ramsey, NJ 02-6510520  02-6510557 jsprinzivalli@optonline.net
office@interfaith-encounter.org
ISRAEL INTERFAITH ASSOCIATION
P.O.B.7739, JERUSALEM
Yehuda Stolov, director  msyuda@mscc.huji.ac.il


JORDAN
JORDANIAN INTERFAITH COEXISTENCE RESEARCH CENTER (2003)
P.O. Box 811633, Amman 11181, Jordan
Rev. Ekonomos Nabil D.Haddad, Executive Director, head of the Melkite Catholic Church of Amman
T. +962 6 4 632057       www.coexistencejordan.org

ROYAL AAL AL-BAYT INSTITUTE FOR ISLAMIC THOUGHT
P.O. Box 950361, Amman 11195, JORDAN
Mr. H.E. Shaykh Said Hijjawi, Director General   +962 6 4633642  +962 6 4633887  
aalal-bayt@rhc.jo  www.aalalbayt.org


Lucien F. Cosijns, Binnensteenweg 240/A26, 2530 Boechout, Belgium

 Tel. +32 3 455.6880      lfc.cosijns@gmail.com

www.interfaithdialoguebasics.info


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