Tilos organise an intercultural conference on 5 and 6 November

The municipality of the island of Tilos with the participation of the local residents and the refugees that are hosted on the island organise an intercultural conference on 5 and 6 November.

The principles, the characteristics and the practices of Islam so that the people understand its particularities and the existing problems will be discussed in the first day of the conference. The municipality of Tilos in an announcement said “our aim is to offer the best possible services to the hosted refugees and in parallel to safeguard the smooth co-existence with the locals.”

Key speaker will be professor of social anthropology of Panteion University of Athens Gerasimos Makris who will explain the cultural differences and special characteristics of the Islam.