UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon, visited Adyan on the International Day of Peace
On the occasion of the International Day of Peace on the 21st of September, 2018, the United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon, Ms. Ms Pernille Kardel decided to join Adyan’s celebrations on that day.
The Foundation’s President, Father Fadi Daou met with Ms. Kardel with the presence of the team of the Institute for Citizenship and Diversity Management, the Rashad Center for Cultural Governance, the Community Engagement, and the Media departments. She listened to an explanation of the role of each department and looked at the most important projects being worked on to promote Inclusive Citizenship and Solidarity.
“Lebanon is known worldwide for its diversity and is a standing model that it’s possible to live together. And Adyan’s work is an example of when citizens take it in their own hands and say: we want to live in peace, we want to live together”, she stated.
Ms. Kardel has also met with 20 young men and women from 9 Arab Countries, who are participating in a training workshop on diversity management and Inclusive Citizenship at Adyan in the framework of Leaders for democracy fellowship program by World Learning.