TITLE

ENGAGING MODERATE MUSLIMS: RISKS AND REWARDS

AUTHOR(S)
Atwood, David A.
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Foreign Service Journal;May2008, Vol. 85 Issue 5, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the aspects of effectively engaging politically moderate Muslim leaders and institutions to the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) programs in Europe and Eurasia. It mentions that informal exchange of views generate goodwill for the U.S. It is stated that the USAID has been engaged in strengthening leaders and institutions, in their commitment to democratic values and political moderation, and has helped in developing dialogue and trust in the region.
ACCESSION #
33007019

 

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