Our Stories


"What makes us different and what separates us can bring us together"


The Year in Photos 2019


Together for Diversity: Buddhist and Muslim Leaders Unite Against Violence and Hate Speech

Dialogue4SDGs conference

Dialogue and Partnerships: Keys to Achieve the SDGs


KACIID in Action: Central African Republic


Project Update: Building Bridges and Supporting Local Peace Initiatives in the Central African Republic

Are you working in interreligious dialogue?

We're Here to Empower You

Do you want to learn how you can promote peace through dialogue? KAICIID is a hub of networks and resources including online courses in interreligious dialogue, a library of promising practices, and a database where you can get to know the major figures in dialogue around the world.


Our Mission

We promote and employ interreligious dialogue (IRD) to support conflict prevention and resolution, sustainable peace and social cohesion; to promote mutual respect and understanding among different religious and cultural groups; and to counteract the abuse of religion to justify oppression, violence and conflict.

Project Highlights

The Power of Words: The Role of Religion, Media and Policy in Countering Hate Speech

More than 200 religious leaders, policymakers, and media experts came to Vienna last month to discuss hate speech and how we as the international community can work alongside our friends in media,...

Dialogo! The game for learning to dialogue

Diaglogo! is for Peacemakers.... We designed the Dialogo! game to support youth leaders and peace builders. Now, the game is played around the world...

KAICIID Fellows Programme

Exchange programmes across religious educational institutions only exist within a few countries around the world. In most countries, exchange does...
  • Editorial: The Courage to Stand Together
    From our Experts

    The Courage to Stand Together

    Members of the KACIID Fellows Network Sri Lanka Chapter met in Colombo on 18-19 September this year to discuss how they can work with local stakeholders and partners on strategies aimed at...
  • Editorial: Can There Be Peace Without, If There Is No Peace Within?
    From our Experts

    Can There be Peace Without if there is no Peace Within?

    Four months after the bombings in Sri Lanka that claimed hundreds of innocent lives, Dr. Mohamed Safiullah Munsoor and Prof. Mohammed Abu-Nimer write that the key to avoiding religiously-inspired violence is the...
  • Editorial: The Incredible Promise Of Nigeria
    From our Experts

    The Incredible Promise of Nigeria

    In Nigeria, the International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID) and its local partners are building an architecture of peace – implementing targeted campaigns to prevent hate speech, advocating violence-free elections, forming regional peace committees...