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September 5 2014 | ANTWERP, BELGIUM

Nigeria: Religions against terrorist violence of Boko Haram. No fundamentalism in the heart of Africa.

Marco Impagliazzo at the press conference "Peace is the Future", where the situation in the African country will be discussed.

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"Opposing the terrorist violence of Boko Haram movement that seeks to establish the caliphate in the north-eastern part of Nigeria." This is the proposal of the religious communities of the country, represented in Antwerp at the XXVIII International Meeting of the Community of Sant'Egidio on the theme "Peace is the future". "Victims of violence must be defended", said the president of the Community, Professor Marco Impagliazzo, at the press conference to present the event. "After the failure in Iraq, where Europe and the Western world have not figured out on time that the breakup of the state would hit especially minorities and the most vulnerable sectors of the population, we must avoid such a scenario to open in the heart of Africa.

During the meeting, a panel will be dedicated to the Nigerian situation. Besides Cardinal Onaiyekan, other participants will be Imam Muhammad Ashafa, Pastor James Wuye of '"Interfaith Mediation Center", Catholic Archbishop Ignatius Ayau Kaigama, president of the Episcopal Conference of Nigeria, and the Emir of Wase Mohamed Sambo Haruna. They will unite their voices to ask for a commitment of all religious groups of the country to oppose intolerance and violence of the fundamentalists. (Source: AGI)

October 13 2016

A delegation of the Community of Sant'Egidio meets the President of the Central African Republic Touadéra

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October 8 2016

Letter of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew to Marco Impagliazzo, president of the Community of Sant'Egidio

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October 5 2016

5th October, World Teacher’s Day: All to school…of peace!

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September 23 2016

Texts and speeches of the closing ceremony of Thirst for Peace - Assisi 2016

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September 19 2016

Honorary Degree to Bartholomew I, man of peace and dialogue, builder of bridges between East and West

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August 29 2016

Sant'Egidio in Nairobi to talk about peace, development and the right to care for all

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October 27 2016
L'huffington Post

Marco Impagliazzo: A 30 anni dalla preghiera per la pace di Assisi l'impegno delle religioni è sempre più necessario per arginare guerre e terrore

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Sette: Magazine del Corriere della Sera

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Impagliazzo (Sant’Egidio): “Il grido delle religioni è per la pace”

October 21 2016
L'huffington Post

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October 7 2015

The World Coalition Against the Death Penalty - XIII world day against the death penalty

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Fallece un preso japonés tras pasar 43 años en el corredor de la muerte

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Pope Francis calls on Congress to end the death penalty. "Every life is sacred", he said

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Arabie: trois hommes dont un Saoudien exécutés pour trafic de drogue

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Le Pakistan repousse de facto l'exécution du meurtrier d'un critique de la loi sur le blasphème

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Australia to restate opposition to death penalty as executions loom in Indonesia

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Peine de mort en Indonésie: la justice va étudier un appel des deux trafiquants australiens

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13 Ways Of Looking At The Death Penalty

February 15 2015

Archbishop Chaput applauds Penn. governor for halt to death penalty

December 11 2014

C’est désormais officiel: Madagascar vient d’abolir la peine de mort!

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5th Circuit Court of Appeals stops execution of Scott Panetti!

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Libya: The humanitarian agreement for the region of Fezzan, signed at Sant'Egidio on June 16th 2016 (Arabic text)

Nuclear Disarmament Symposium on the 70 th anniversary of the atomic bomb. Hiroshima, August 6 2015

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