Religions for Peace Europe held Roundtable in Brussels:
Religions have a duty to promote Equal Citizenship in Europe
“Openness and tolerance are fundamental for a good society” stated Secretary of State of the German State of Hessen Mr. Mark Weinmeister in the Roundtable convened by ECRL in cooperation with Brussels office of the Council of Europe (CoE) and hosted by the State of Hessen.
CoE ambassador Torbjørn Frøysnes pointed out that conventions and legal frameworks are in place to secure citizenship with equal treatment.
Active participation from all groups in society is needed to secure their implementation, and religious leaders have particularly opportunities and responsibilities to contribute.
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