• Vision
    The International Partnership on Religion and Sustainable Development (PaRD) brings together governmental and intergovernmental entities with civil society organisations such as religious and value-driven organisations to harness the positive impact of religion and values in sustainable development and humanitarian assistance.
  • Members
    Members of PaRD are governmental and intergovernmental entities active in the field of religion and development as well as humanitarian assistance.
  • Partners
    Partners are civil society and non-governmental organisations such as religious and value-driven organisations, secular NGOs, community initiatives, foundations, academic institutions and other relevant development organisations.


PaRD members and partners convene at Château de Bossey for the General Assembly of Members from Sunday onward to engage the social capital and capacities vested in diverse faith communities in the spirit of the 2030 Agenda.

About 60 participants from 13 countries met in Jordan’s capital Amman from March 21st to 23rd 2018 for the „United Nations Regional Strategic Learning Exchange on Religion, Development and Humanitarian Work"

Through the BridgeBuilder Challenge, a total of US$1 million in funding will be allocated to initiatives seeking to support innovative projects that respond to pressing and emergent needs across peace, prosperity and planet.

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