Al-Azhar University in Egypt recently hosted a symposium to shed light on the importance of peaceful coexistence between different religions. The symposium also included discussions on countering extremism and hate speech.
Students from the Faculty of Technology at the University of Mosul have organised an iftar that fed over 600 students from across central and southern Mosul. The organisers hope that the iftar sends a message that the people of Mosul remain united.
Iraq has suffered from issues of violent sectarianism in its recent history. One of the roots of this issue is hate speech between different ethnic and religious groups in the country. A workshop in Suleimaniyah has been set up to confront the proliferation of hate.