“Tolerance is respect, acceptance and appreciation of the rich diversity of our world’s cultures, our forms of expression and ways of being human.” UNESCO’s 1995 Declaration of Principles on Tolerance.
UNESCO’s Member States on 16 November 1995 adopted the Declaration of Principles on Tolerance . Through this document people are challenged to neither accept intolerance nor indifference. In it place all are called to respect and appreciation the great variety cultures ,that are expression of what it meant to be human. People are by nature diverse. It is only tolerance that can make sure that this richness survives.
“As members of an international congregation, we recognize our obligation and opportunities to develop a world vision and a sense of global responsibility… Our internationality challenges us to witness to unity in a divided world…” YAS #26