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Photos of the Rio Forum now available online

Photographs of the UNAOC Rio Forum are now available for viewing, download and use on our website at this link: http://www.unaoc.org/rioforum/multimedia/photos/
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Major UN Forum in Rio Concludes with Outcomes in the Areas of Youth, Media, and Innovation

RIO DE JANEIRIO, 29 May 2010 – Jorge Sampaio, High Representative of the UN Alliance of Civilizations and former President of Portugal, today presented the final outcomes of the Third Forum of the Alliance, which was held in Rio this year, following previous meetings in Madrid and Istanbul. Hosted and organized by the Brazilian government, [...]
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Invitation to launch of Dialogue Cafe, May 27

You are kindly invited to join us on Thursday 27th May at 14h15 for an 14h30 start, at the Candido Mendes University (UCAM) for the formal inauguration of the Lisbon and Rio de Janeiro Dialogue Cafés, on the occasion of the 3rd Annual Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations. The inauguration will [...]
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Inovador Dialogue Café arranca em Lisboa e no Rio de Janeiro (pt)

10 Dialogue Cafes vão abrir nos 5 continentes até ao final de 2011 Lisboa, Portugal – 27 de Maio de 2010 – A Organização Dialogue Café anunciou o lançamento dos seus dois primeiros cafés inovadores, em Lisboa e no Rio de Janeiro, coincidindo este lançamento com o 3º Fórum Anual das Nações Unidas para a [...]
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Launching Dialogue Cafés in Lisbon and Rio de Janeiro at Forum of UN Alliance of Civilizations (en)

10 Dialogue Cafes to open on 5 continents by the end of 2011! LONDON, UK – May 27, 2010 – The Dialogue Café Association is very pleased to announce the launch of its first two cafés, in Lisbon and Rio de Janeiro, to coincide with the 3rd Annual Forum of the United Nations Alliance of [...]
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Building bridges between cultures: UNAOC’s Jean-Christophe Bas interview on euronews

In the run-up to the Rio Forum, Claudio Rocco from euronews interviewed Jean-Christophe Bas, who works as Head of Strategy and Development for the United Nation’s Alliance of Civilizations in New York. He is an advisor to Jorge Sampaio, a former Portuguese President, who is the High Representative for the UN Alliance of Civilizations. To [...]
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Welcome to the UN Alliance of Civilizations Forum

A greeting from President Lula of Brazil ahead of the Third Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations, taking place in Rio de Janeiro on 27-29 May 2010. The UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is an international effort to build the cultural conditions for peace between countries and within communities. Launched by the UN [...]
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Jorge Sampaio, UNAOC High Rep, speaks on the Rio Forum

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Barack Obama, Ban Ki-moon and Desmond Tutu on the UN Alliance of Civilizations

US President Barack Obama, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Desmond Tutu, and leading global opinion-makers present a bold UN project. The Alliance of Civilizations is an international effort to build the cultural conditions for peace between countries and within communities. It is driven by a vision of a world in which different faiths and cultures [...]
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