In an exclusive interview with Anadolu Agency, the UN High Representative for the Allianceof Civilizations Miguel Angel Moratinos, said he will visit Turkey to talk about the rise ofpopulism and racism and what could be done to address these issues.
Moratinos will attend the 11th Ambassadors’ Conference in Ankara that is being held through Aug. 9.
“I have added a new pillar which is women as peace-mediators. I firmly believe that peace becomes sustainable, when women are part of the process,” he said.
“We need to increase the membership of the group of friends of the Alliance and to increase our human and financial resources. I am also working to make the Alliance more rooted in the UN system,” Moratinos added.
Hurriyet Daily News