Building a “City of Peace” through Intercommunal Association

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Author : Jan Bender Shetler and Dawit Yehualashet

Year : 2010

Despite conditions ripe for violence, Muslims and Christians of Harar, Ethiopia, have built a robust, deeply-rooted culture of peace over the last century.[1] In 2003 UNESCO awarded the City of Peace Prize to Harar, a small city of 99,000 people, also known as the “City of Saints”…more