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1st Interamerican Scout Inter-religious Symposium

1st Interamerican Scout Inter-religious Symposium

1st Interamerican Scout Interreligious Symposium, Buenos Aires, Argentina

1st Interamerican Scout Interreligious Symposium, Buenos Aires, Argentina

The 1st Interamerican Scout Inter-religious Symposium met in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with the title: “Interreligious dialogue, a path to peace.” Among the speakers were representatives of Scout associations in the Inter-American Region, of various faiths and civil society organizations focused on dialogue and religious freedom. The objectives of the symposium were raising awareness of the contribution of the Youth Programme of Scouting to interreligious dialogue, facilitate a meeting, fraternal dialogue, reflection and action among participants and explore opportunities to work together and agreements between the Scouting and Religious Denominations.
Also offerred spaces for Scouts who live the same faith with religious expression, to have meeting places for their own faith in the Association.