Breakout Session: Fostering Inclusiveness and Integration through Global Education
Served as Director of the Peacebuilding and Development Institute of the American University (1999-2013). Conducted interreligious conflict resolution training and interfaith dialogue workshops in conflict areas around the world, including Palestine, Israel, Egypt, Chad, Niger, Iraq, Philippines, and Sri Lanka. Founded Salam Institute for Peace and Justice, an organization that focuses on capacity building, civic education, and intra-faith and interfaith dialogue. In addition to his numerous articles and books, Dr. Abu-Nimer is the co-founder and co-editor of the Journal of Peacebuilding and Development.