ACWAY 1st International Forum (2015)

Group photo of the acway team

Preventing Conflict – Promoting Harmony

At the prestigious Headquarters of ISESCO, Rabat, Morocco

16th December 2015

Right Start Foundation International (RSFI) and The International Dialogue Centre based in Vienna (KAICIID) in partnership with ISESCO and the World Organization of the Scout Movement welcomed delegates to ‘A Common Word Among the Youth’ Rabat Forum 2015.

The objectives of the Forum were to:

  1. Provide a platform for young people (the ACWAY project participants) to present their ideas to key stakeholders who share a vision for coexistence between cultures and religions
  2. Develop a series of practical recommendations and best practices through intergenerational exchange workshops
  3. Launch the ACWAY Forum by developing a consortium of partners who share the responsibility of sustaining a coordinated approach to promoting religious & cultural harmony

The programme included:

  • Keynote addresses by international figures in the field of religious & cultural harmony
  • Youth project presentations
  • Thematic workshops
  • Cultural and ceremonial activities
  • Networking opportunities