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The Ethics Education for Children toolkit testing workshops enter the home stretch with the seventh workshop successfully concluded inDar es Salaam,Tanzania. Thirty young persons between the ages of 13 and 18, and 20 adults from Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda participated in the workshop held in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania from 8 – 10 December 2006.

Ninety young persons from 30 countries converged inAssisi,Italyto celebrate 20 years since the late His Holiness Pope John Paul II led world religious leaders to pray for peace. The meeting which took place from 4 – 8 November 2006 attracted participants from 12 faith traditions, including the Bahá'í, Brahma Kumaris, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jain, Jewish, Muslim,Tenrikyo, Sikh, Taoist and Zoroastrian was the first in scale and representation of young people to assemble in Assisi for an interreligious dialogue meeting

The GNRC Coordinators Meeting was held inJapanfrom 16 – 18 November 2006. The GNRC 3rdForum expected to be held in 2008 dominated discussions at the meeting, in preparation for the Organizing Committee for the 3rdForum soon to be established for preparation and planning of the Forum.