A two-day international scientific conference "The religious situation in the North-West: Religion in the Post-secular World" was held in St. Petersburg. Leading theologians, religious scholars, philosophers and religious figures from Russia, Serbia, Finland, Poland and Armenia gathered at the same venue.

“The conference is a value in terms of interfaith dialogue and the fullness of the scientific picture. “This reflects the opinion of sociologists, theologians, philosophers and there is an opportunity to hear the position of those who hold those or other religious beliefs” – said Vladimir Ivanov, the head of the department for relations with religious associations of the St. Petersburg government.

Upon completion of the interregional conference with international participation in Tomsk, at the invitation of mufti Farit-Hazrat Mingaleev, the Head of Centralized Religious Organization of Muslims “Baikal muftiat”, the delegation of the Spiritual Assembly of Muslims of Russia headed by mufti Albir-khazrat Krganov delegation arrived in Irkutsk to attend the Interregional Conference “The spiritual heritage of Islam as a factor in strengthening peace and the development of interfaith relations.”

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In Volgograd Oblast the scientific-practical ethnoconfessional conference on the topic: “Our homeland is Russia, our city is Volzhsky! We are the one” was held. The co-organizer of the conference was regional organizations and the Spiritual Assembly of Muslims of Russia.

A delegation of SAMR took part in the work of the conference. The delegation consisted from Qadi, the deputy mufti of Moscow Ilnur-hazrat Gainutdinov, Imam-Mukhtasib of the Moscow Oblast Daud-hazrat Mukhutdinov, the deputy Chairman of the Mukhtasibat Assembly of the Moscow Oblast Muhammad Gitinov, as well as the head of the Ethnonational Problems Agency, professor Alexander Kobrinsky.

Ministry of foreign affairs of Russia will distribute the final document and resolution of the International conference “Ways to achieve inter-religious peace: the role of theologians, diplomats and public figures” during the current 73th session of the UN General Assembly 

In addition, both documents will be distributed by Russian diplomats in the UN Human Rights Council, the OSCE, the Council of Europe and UNESCO. Mufti, the head of the Spiritual Assembly of Muslims of Russia Albir hazrat Krganov was informed by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Mikhail Bogdanov of the relevant decision of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation S.Lavrov. According to experts of international affairs, the Conference successfully solved the tasks set by the co-organizers and became a prominent stage in the ongoing activities in Russia to promote dialogue in the interests of harmonizing interfaith relations, ensuring freedom of religion and countering terrorism and extremism.