Religion and CVE: Including the Exclusivists?

March 1, 2018
American University School of International Service

The International Center for Religion & Diplomacy (ICRD) is proud to share this intriguing panel discussion exploring the challenges, risks, and benefits of engaging conservative religious actors in efforts to counter violent extremism (CVE). Speakers include:

Ms. Bunmi Akinnusotu, Host of the “What in the World?” Podcast
Dr. Peter Mandaville, Professor of International Affairs in the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University
Ms. Palwasha Kakar, Senior Program Officer for Religion and Inclusive Societies at the U.S. Institute of Peace
Mr. James Patton, President & CEO of the International Center for Religion & Diplomacy

Special thanks to American University Creative Peace Initiatives and the AU Society for Peace and Conflict Resolution for co-sponsoring the event, and all those whose hard work has contributed to making this conversation possible.

The full event is available here!