First Alliance of Civilizations Annual Forum

 (Madrid - Spain) 
From 15-01-2008   to   16-01-2008

    This high-level event brings together political leaders, representatives of international and regional bodies, donor agencies, civil society groups and foundations to explore ways of addressing the growing polarization between nations and cultures worldwide and develop partnerships to promote cross-cultural understanding globally.

    The Alliance of Civilizations Forum is an action-driven event providing participants with a unique international platform to develop joint initiatives and forge partnerships. In addition to high-level debates on emerging trends in relations between diverse cultures and religions, the Forum will feature announcements of new initiatives and project-specific working sessions. It also provides a convening space for government agencies, international organizations and civil society bodies working in the area of intercultural and interreligious engagement to share lessons on best practices and develop joint work platforms.

    • Start date - Local time:   15- 01- 2008
    • End date - Local time:  16- 01- 2008
    • Event Location  :  Madrid, Spain
    • Name of Contact 1  :  Katerina Stenou, Director of the Division of Cultural Policies and Intercultural Dialogue and Secretary of the Special Team for the Dialogue between Cultures
    • E-mail address  :
    • Country  :  Spain