2. Objectives 

The conference organizers share the overall goal of creating just, peaceful, and sustainable societies from the grassroots on up to national and global levels.  The specific objectives of the conference are to:

  • Reflect on the agendas of the Millennium Development Goals, while supporting their further articulation and expansion in the new mandate for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  • Increase knowledge and understanding of holistic development and develop new programmes and projects to address such needs, especially in the areas of environmental resilience, pluralistic societies, gender equality, youth empowerment, and sustainable development
  • Promote inter-faith dialog, exchange, and collaboration on issues of common concern  Celebrate and expand the spirit of kalyanamitra and inter-faith friendship


Seeds of Peace

Seeds of Peace : A Buddhist Vision for Renewing Society.

The international magazine, Seeds of peace is published thrice annually in January, May and September, in order to promote the aims and objectives of the Thai Inter-Religious Commission for Development (TICD) and the Spirit in Education Movement (SEM) as well as the International Network of Engaged Buddhists (INEB). In order to subscribe a $50/year donation is suggested. Personal checks from the UK, US, and Euro are accepted.

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 Vol.33 No.2 May-August. 2560 (2017)