A national centre of educational and research excellence, fostering an appreciation for and understanding of religious diversity amongst all New Zealanders.
RDC Launch Events
RDC LAUNCH EVENTS:
RDC AUCKLAND LAUNCH EVENT:
1 September 2016, Parnell, Auckland
Auckland launch event for the Religious Diversity Centre. Swami Agnivesh was the keynote speaker. Other speakers include Dr Manuka Henare, Labour MP Su’a William Sio (Labour Party Spokesperson on Interfaith Issues), RDC Trust Chair Jocelyn Armstrong, and Prof. Douglas Pratt (Studies in Religion, Waikato University, and Trust Board member of the RDC). This video was filmed and edited by Ankita Singh and supported by the Religious Diversity Centre in Aotearoa New Zealand. A full video of the Auckland launch can be viewed below:
Photos from this event are coming soon.
RDC WELLINGTON LAUNCH
Grand Hall, Parliament Building, 30 March 2016:
Initial Launch of the Religious Diversity Centre, Parliament, Wellington. Former Prime Minister Rt Hon Helen Clark speaks. Download a copy of her speech here: