Young Interfaith Peacemaker Community

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Young Interfaith Peacemaker Community (YPIC), Indonesia Dr. Jonathan Andreas and Dr. Ayi Yunus Rusyana during their doctorate studies. Ayi Yunus is also a lecturer at the Islamic State University in Bandung and as senior trainer of Peace Generation, Indonesia. Since YPIC inception, this interfaith peacemaker community has expanded to tertiary institutions in main cities in Indonesia such as Surabaya, Yogyakarta, Bandung and Medan.

YPIC activities are strongly supported by Indonesian Consortium of Religious Studies (ICRS) and Peace Generation, Indonesia. ICRS was incepted in October 6, 2006 through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the three Rectors from Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), State Islamic University Sunan Kalijaga (UIN), and Duta Wacana Christian University (UKDW).

Since the 3rd national conference in Yogyakarta, The Blue Ribbon has been collaborating with YPIC in various activities during United Nation’s World Interfaith Harmony Week in Singapore and Malaysia.