Georgetown University organises on 7-8 October 2009 the conference A Common Word Between Us and You: A Global Agenda for Change. World Vision International will be represented at this conference by Dr. David Robinson, one of the specialists in Islam in our organisation. He will participate, with other NGO leaders, in a panel discussion on The Role of International NGOs in a Pluralistic World (see below the agenda of the conference).
Those who read this blog may be familiar with the A Common Word document, adressed by a number of Muslim clerics and lay theologians to the main leaders of Christian churches in the world. The text of this document as well as various responses to it can be found on the A Common Word website.
Here is the agenda of the consultation that will take place next month at Georgetown University: