Reports

GNRC Third Forum - Israel Report

Third Forum of the Global Network of Religions for Children
LEARNING TO SHARE
Values, Action, Hope

GNRC Israel
Regional Session Report and Action Priorities for 2008-2012

Number of participants:  8 adults, 2 young people
From the following countries: Israel (one living in US)

Brief introduction:
Group shared best practices from the interfaith activities each of their organizations is conducting.

PRIORITIES FOR ACTION 2008 -  2012
  • Continue GNRC Israels successful program of journeys by Arab and Jewish youth to the sacred and historical sites of their respective traditions.
  • Integrate the vital issue of personal identity into all GNRC activities in Israel
  • Young people stressed that more should be done to let many people know about the activities of the GNRC and the Arigatou Foundation.
Recommendations:
  • Continue to develop the journeys program. Encourage participants to volunteer in different fields, especially to address environmental issues.
  • Commemorate World Day of Prayer and Action for Children with a gathering in the house of study and prayer at the Pluralistic Spiritual Center in the peace village of Wahat al Salam / Neve Shalom