Face to Faith is a project connecting over 120,000 young students around the world from across 20 countries to talk about religion and it’s influence on their schools and countries. They have a lofty goal of trying to prevent religious conflict and extremism, an issue that is completely relevant to Indonesians today.
Face to Faith works across the world delivering a pioneering education programme to help prevent religious conflict and extremism. We help students embrace an open-minded approach to others, to diversity and to difference that can lead to tolerant stable societies.
Each year at Sekolah Victory Plus (SVP) we hold a Religious Camp for all children in Grades 4,5 and 6. Now, it is important to note that at Sekolah Victory Plus we have representatives of five of the six official religions recognised by the Indonesian government. (Islam, Protestantism, Catholicism, Hinduism and Buddhism but we do not yet have any teachers or students who follow Confucianism). Continue reading