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Rumi Forum Podcast

Rumi Forum was founded in 1999 with the mission to foster intercultural dialogue, stimulate thinking and exchange of opinions on supporting and fostering democracy and peace and to provide a common platform for education and information exchange. The Forum contributes to this ultimate aim by means of conferences, panel discussions, community engagement, luncheons, publications and other activities. In particular the forum has an interest in issues regarding pluralism, peace building and conflict resolution, intercultural and interfaith dialogue, social harmony and justice, civil rights and community cohesion.

May 12, 2011

Much attention has been given to Yemen's current political crisis and to the danger of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula's terrorist efforts aimed at the United States. Beyond these immediate dangers, however, Yemen threatens to become a failing state, as political, separatist, economic, and social problems are steadily...


May 3, 2011

Mr. Santoli’s presentation will describe lessons he has learned in ten years of conducting community-based peace mediation in the Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao in the Philippines. As founder of the non-profit humanitarian organization, Asia America Initiative, Mr. Santoli is an innovator in bringing together...