• 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.


The World Council of Churches calls for prayers and reflections for children and adolescents living with HIV on December 1st 2017.

This question was discussed at a workshop titled “Exploring holy and unholy alliances – why religion matters in combating shrinking civic space" on September 21st, 2017 in Stockholm.

"Dialogue between religions is possible as well as necessary," Chancellor Merkel said at the Sant'Egidio International Peace Meeting. There was never any justification for war and violence in the name of any religion, even if some groups invoked...

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