Activities calendar

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2021. Many activities this year will take place virtually, and an icon identifies these on the list below. You can also filter online/ socially distanced in-person activities using the controls above.

  • Thursday 11 November

    Inter Faith and Cultural Awareness Event

    Bradford, UK. 10.30 – 16.00
    A tour of places of worship to provide a brief understanding of the Sikh, Hindu and Muslim faiths.

    10:30: Meet for a briefing session at the YABA offices, based at Bradford City of Culture Offices, City Park,…

    Learn About Diwali

    20 Great Smith St, London SW1P 3BT. 11.00 – 12.00
    An opportunity for civil servants from the Department for Education to learn about the origins and meaning of Diwali and enjoy music, dance, presentations, speakers, and a panel discussion.…

    Myth Busting: Islam

    20 Great Smith St, London SW1P 3BT. 12.00 – 14.00
    A 'myth busting session' with the Department for Education Interfaith Network, for colleagues who may be uncertain or curious about Islam and would like to learn more about the religion and the impact Islamophobia has on Muslim people in the…

  • Sunday 14 November

    Interfaith competition

    Wirral Met College, Europa Boulevard. Birkenhead, CH41 4NT
    Staff competition on intranet. Staff invited to send in their most positive inter faith quote - the most positive quote will receive a shopping voucher! Wirall Met staff only. …

    Inter Faith Coffee Morning

    Swindon, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A coffee morning for employees with the Innovate UK Multifaith Network.…

    Webinar - Faith in the Workplace

    Swindon, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A webinar on 'Faith in the Workplace' with Innovate UK Multifaith Network.…

  • Monday 15 November

    Multi Faith Remembrance

    Stockport Hospital
    Today, there will be a display in the chaplaincy centre on this theme. Please call in to the chaplaincy centre to have a look at the inter faith remembrance stories and to meet the chaplains.…

    All In Good Faith

    23 Portland Pl, London W1B 1PZ
    As Part of Inter Faith Week, the Nursing and Midwifery Council held a special webinar entitled #AllInGoodFaith.
    This was the first time the NMC held an event during Inter Faith Week. It was hosted by Anthony Robinson, Assistant…

    Web piece on staff member’s faith and work

    Greenwich and Bexley Community Hospice, 185 Bostall Hill, London SE2 0GB
    A website feature for Inter Faith Week - Benny is a Clinical Nurse Specialist at Greenwich & Bexley Hospice and has been a nurse for over 20 years. In this piece, she
    talks about her longstanding Pentecostal beliefs,…

    Inter Faith Week at British Airways

    Harmondsworth, UK. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    British Airways Operations Team gave colleagues the opportunity to use their social feed to share about their faith and why it is important to them, with the opportunity to include a photo that best represents their faith.…

    Coffee and Quiz

    Oldbury, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Staff at Curral Lewish & Martin Limited attended a coffee and cake break, as well as an inter faith quiz.…

    Meet your Chaplaincy Team

    Stockport Hospital. 12.00 – Friday 19 November 14.00
    Every day during Inter Faith Week (except Thursday 18 November) you can meet members of the chaplaincy team at the kiosk outside the staff restaurant between 12-2pm. There will be an opportunity to ask questions about spiritual care at the…

    Faith and the Climate: Environmental Faith Perspectives, Imperatives and Resources

    Her Majesty's Treasury, 1 Horse Guards Rd, London, SW1A 2HQ. 12.00 – 13.15
    A talk for civil servants with HM Treasury about faith and the climate, with insights and perspectives about the significance of the natural world for people from different faith traditions and the role that faith communities across the world can…

    Inter Faith Week panel - faith in the workplace

    Department for Health and Social Care. 13.00 – 13.45
    In celebration of Inter Faith Week, we will be joined by colleagues who will share their personal reflections on their approach to daily life from a religious perspective and how religion impacts colleagues in the workplace. We will also be…

  • Tuesday 16 November

    My Faith and My Work

    Stockport Hospital
    Today, we share stories from members of staff on how their faith/belief supports them in their job role here at the hospital…

    Inter Faith Week pointers for employer - a blog

    ENEI, 105 Judd Street, London, WC1H 9NE
    An Inter Faith Week guest blog by IFN's Assistant Director David Hampshire on pointers for Employers on faith in the workplace and good inter faith relations.…

    A message for Inter Faith Week

    The Mind Wellbeing Centre, 3-11 Drake Street, Rochdale OL16 1RE. 0.00 – 0.00
    This week is #InterFaithWeek - a week dedicated to raising awareness and celebrating our cultural and religious differences. It is a time where we as people embrace diversity and explore what it is that makes us who we are! Sharing…

    How Our Communities Fought Back Against COVID

    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, 2 Marsham Street, London, SW1P 4DF. 11.00 – 12.00
    An event for civil servants, with leading experts in faith and community engagement telling the story of the work that communities have been doing and the challenges that they have faced.…

    Women, Faith, and Leadership

    20 Great Smith St, London SW1P 3BT. 12.00 – 13.00
    With the Department for Education Interfaith Network. Women who have a faith, or no faith, and those who have different philosophies, will be sharing their experiences of how their convictions have helped them in their leadership journey, including how their…

    Faith and Belief - Not Walking On Eggshells

    Westminster, London, UK. 13.00 – 13.45
    Living and working with faith and belief in the Civil Service: a dialogue between Cabinet Office, Crown Commercial Service and the Food Standards Agency…

  • Wednesday 17 November

    How can I make a Difference?

    Stockport Hospital
    Today, we visit in patient wards and unite in the hospital with chaplaincy information packs and to hear about staff pledges on how you will support the spiritual care of patients.…

    Staff reflections on faith, nature and the environment and introducing a new staff interfaith network

    Somerset Diverse Communities, Viney Court, Taunton, TA1 3FB
    Some members of CCS staff are going to be reflecting how their faith sees nature and the environment. We will also be as introducing our new interfaith network – connecting faith and belief groups across Somerset. We want to collaborate…

    Inter Faith Week at ICIS

    Surrey, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Employees at ICIS attended a Zoom event with the Religion ERG, which included discussions about different faiths and a quiz.…

    Faith in success

    . 15.00 – 16.00
    The Sikh Society will be engaging in Interfaith Week dialogue. The Sikh teachings in the Guru Granth Sahib Ji promote understanding that no one way has the monopoly on the truth. The conversation will focus on how faith values and…

  • Thursday 18 November

    Out and About

    Stockport Hospital, UK
    Today we visit the Devonshire Unit, Bluebell Ward at the Meadows and Pennine Care at Oasis and the Meadows with our information stand and to hear about staff pledges on how you will support the spiritual care of patients.…

    Awareness raising of Multifaith Network

    6 Mitre Passage, London SE10 0ER
    Teach First has a MultiFaith Network. A FB post highlighting Inter Faith Week and how the MultiFaithNetwork helps teachers of all faiths, and signposting TF's other networks also.…

    NPL Celebrates Inter Faith Week

    National Physical Laboratory, Hampton Road, Teddington, Middlesex, TW11 0LW. 0.00 – 0.00
    The National Physics Laboratory (NPL) posted a short blog by Sebastian Wood, scientist and co-leader of the workplace Faith and Religious Diversity Group, discussing the importance of religious diversity in the scientific community and linking to an article that he…

    Inter Faith Week at Cheshire Fire and Rescue

    Lymm Fire Station, Cliff Lane, Lymm, Warrington, WA13 0TD. 0.00 – 0.00
    A tweet from Cheshire Fire EDI. "Staff from Safety Central and Lymm Fire Station have been embracing Inter Faith Week 2021. They have written statements which have focused around learning more about religion, faith and culture".…

    Sanofi Interfaith Day

    Reading, UK
    An Inter Faith Day to promote awareness and understanding of different faiths across the organisation. The day will include 'Thought of the Day' from different employees from different faiths, Faith Podcasts and fact sheets about the different religions. Activities to…

    Panel Discussion on Faith and Death

    Department for Transport, Great Minster House, 33 Horseferry Rd, London SW1P 4DR. 12.00 – 13.00
    With the Bereavement Network. This discussion will draw out similarities and differences in different religions’ responses to death and grief: a hugely important issue when faith is so central to how so many people experience bereavement.

    Inter Faith Week in the UK - Spirituality

    Department for International Trade, 3 Whitehall Pl, London SW1A 2HN. 13.00 – 13.45
    To celebrate this occasion and increase our awareness of different community beliefs, the Muslim, Christian, Jewish, and Hindu Networks are excited to invite you to a collaborative lunchtime event on the topic of spirituality. This event is open to colleagues…

    Faith and Justice - How Religion Can Impact on a Modern Day Career in the Criminal Justice System

    Crown Prosecution Service, Petty France, London SW1H 9EA. 13.30 – 15.00
    The CPS Sikh and Jewish networks will be working together to bring you a panel on the intersection between faith and justice in their faiths, with a range of speakers from the CPS and the Metropolitan Police…

    Environment, Sustainability and Our Responsibility As Per Our Scriptures

    Westminster, London, UK. 14.30 – 15.30
    With the Civil Service Muslim, Hindu and Jewish Networks. Exploring the environment, sustainability and our responsibility according to our scriptures. The event will be a panel discussion with each speaker talking for roughly 10 minutes before a Q&A session to…

  • Friday 19 November

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week

    133 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QA
    This week we celebrate Inter Faith Week! With this, we want to increase awareness of the different and distinct faiths of all our employees and how this contributes to the rich diversity of our team.…

  • Monday 22 November

    Roundtable - Faith in the Workplace

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    CBRE UK's Faith Network hosted a client roundtable, bringing together panellists from industry leaders sharing their experiences of faith in the workplace. Key themes were the importance of a prayer room, inter faith dialogue, collaboration, and the inclusion of faith…

  • Tuesday 23 November

    Poetry of Connection

    Department for Education, 20 Great Smith St, London SW1P 3BT. 13.30 – 14.00
    Colleagues of all faiths, beliefs or none share poetry that gives them a sense of connection. Includes a special reading from Permanent Secretary Susan Acland-Hood.…

  • Tuesday 30 November

    Building Communities In and Around Faith Schools

    Department for Education, 20 Great Smith St, London SW1P 3BT. 11.00 – 12.00
    A discussion with representatives from a range of different faith schools on the theme of building communities, both within their school and with the local area and other schools.…

  • Thursday 2 December

    Virtual Inter Faith Tour

    St Cadoc's Hospital, Lodge Road, Caerleon, Newport, NP18 3XQ. 10.00 – 14.00
    Staff at Aneurin Bevan University Health Board and Women Connect First attended a virtual inter faith tour to learn about how they can support all their patients physically and spiritually.…

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