Millennium World Peace Summit of Religious and Spiritual Leaders

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Millennium World Peace Summit

"On August 28th through 31st of the year 2000, two thousand of the world's preeminent religious and spiritual leaders representing the many faith traditions, gathered at the United Nations for a Millennium World Peace Summit of Religious and Spiritual Leaders." [1]

"Funding for the World Peace Summit is being provided by the U.N. Foundation/Better World Fund, founded by Ted Turner, Ford Foundation, Ruder Finn, Inc., the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, The Carnegie Foundation, the Modi Foundation, and the Greenville Foundation among others. A number of religious groups are providing financial support by sponsoring meals and in-kind contributions." [2]

  • Bawa Jain - Secretary-General, The Millennium World Peace Summit of Religious and Spiritual Leaders

Summit Outcomes [3]

Contact

Web: http://www.millenniumpeacesummit.com

Resources and articles

Related Sourcewatch articles

References

  1. About the Summit, World Council of Religious Leaders, accessed August 26, 2008.
  2. ONE THOUSAND RELIGIOUS LEADERS TO GATHER AT THE UNITED NATIONS IN A HISTORIC SUMMIT FOR WORLD PEACE, Millennium World Peace Summit of Religious and Spiritual Leaders, accessed April 4, 2009.
  3. Summit Outcomes, World Council of Religious Leaders, accessed August 26, 2008.