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Fethullah Gülen sur Le Monde: « L’échec de l’expérience démocratique turque n’est pas dû à l’adhésion aux valeurs islamiques mais à leur trahison »

Contrairement àce que démontre le pouvoir autoritaire d’Erdogan en Turquie, il est possible deconstruire une démocratie musulmane respectueuse de l’Etat de droit, défend,dans une tribune au « Monde », l’opposant exilé aux Etats-Unis. Il fut un temps où la...

Gulen on Le Monde: “Islam is Compatible with Democracy, Despite Turkey’s Recent Example”

For the original French version  Turkey was hailed as an example for a modern Muslimdemocracy during the early 2000s. The current ruling party that came to powerin 2002 implemented reforms that were aligned with the European Union’sdemocratic standards and the...

Call for Intercultural Youth Advisors!

Are you interested in sharing your ideas, providing feedback, vocalizing the needs of young people, gaining insights and professional experience in European civil society projects? Apply now and become a member of IDP’s Intercultural Youth Advisory Board!Intercultural...

Core Values of the Hizmet Movement

The Hizmet movement is a civil society movement committed to peaceful coexistence and service to humanity based on social responsibility and philanthropy. The movement prioritises education, dialogue, and humanitarian aid in its activities by centring on the concept...

Interview with Henri Goldman on Holocaust Remembrance Day 2020

For the full video interview, please click here. For the French version, please click here. Hello, Mr. Goldman! Could you introduce yourself in a few words and tell us a little bit about the tragedy that has affected your family? I was born here (Brussels) in 1947....

The Uyghur Question: From the origins of the crisis to the consequences for the diaspora with Professor Vanessa Frangville

For the video of the event. On Wednesday 4 December 2019, Intercultural Dialogue Platform, Fedactio, and Solidarity with Others had the pleasure of hosting Professor Vanessa Frangville, sinologue and researcher from the Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB), for a...

Book Launch: “En attendant le paradis: anatomie des radicalisations” with Amélie M. Chelly

For the French report:  For the video.  On Tuesday 12 November 2019, Intercultural Dialogue Platform and Fedactio had the honour to host Mme Amélie M. Chelly, doctor of sociology and specialist on Iran and Political Islam. After a convivial moment, in which guests had...
The Turkey I no longer know
The Turkey I no longer know

The honorary president of Dialogue Platform, Mr Fethullah Gülen penned an opinion-editorial titled as “ The Turkey I no longer know” published in The Washington Post. In the opinion piece, Mr Gülen made a call on the West to help Turkey return to a democratic path. He...

17,000 women, 515 babies in Turkish prisons: new report revealed
17,000 women, 515 babies in Turkish prisons: new report revealed

Thousands of women in Turkey, many with small children, have been jailed in an unprecedented crackdown and subjected to torture and ill-treatment in detention centers and prisons as part of the government’s systematic campaign of intimidation and persecution of...

Fethullah Gulen’s Video Message for International Women’s Day
Fethullah Gulen’s Video Message for International Women’s Day

VIDEO LINK I expressed my views on women’s rights in an interview to the Muslim World journal shortly after arriving in the United States. [00:16] I view woman and man as the two sides of a unity. I view them as two different sides of a whole. Indeed, God has created...

Debate on “The Future of Gulen Movement in Europe”
Debate on “The Future of Gulen Movement in Europe”

Roundtable Lunch Discussion with Prof. Johan Leman, KU Leuven University and Prof. Thijl Sunier, VU University Amsterdam.
Anthropologist Sunier and Leman have discussed “The Future of Gülen Movement in Europe: Influence of Turkish Politics After the Coup Attempt” followed by Q&A session.