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Rev. Paul E. Mdumi

Country: Tanzania Language: Kiswahili, Arabic, English Expertise: Communication, Religious Studies Religious affiliation: Christianity

Designate Coordinator, Zanzibar Interfaith Center

Rev. Paul Elisha Mdumi is currently the Coordinator-General of the Zanzibar Interfaith Centre. He is dedicated to upholding the hallmark of interfaith. In the last few years, he has systematically engaged in interreligious dialogue as a trainer, organizer, and coordinator.He obtained his bachelor's degree in theology at Tumaini University, Tanzania. He also pursued a postgraduate diploma in mass media at the University of Dar Es Salaam, and is in his final stage of an MA in Islam, Christian-Muslim relations at St.Paul’s University, Kenya. Over the years, he has gained in-depth training through workshops on peace-building, religion and cconflicts, and interreligious dialogue. In turn, he has trained people of diverse faiths on dialogue, interfaith for action, and development. However, he has participated in international conferences on interfaith and peacebuilding.