VII Congress

  1. Sheikh Dr., Professor Ahmed Al Tayyeb, al-Azhar Grand Imam (Egypt)
  2. His Virtue, Prof. Dr. Allahshukur Pashazade, Chairman of the Caucasus Muslims' Board, Sheikh ul-Islam of Caucasus (Azerbaijan)
  3. Mufti Sheikh Ravil Gaynutdin, Chairman of the Religious Board of Muslims of the Russian Federation and Russia Muftis Council, Member of the Council for Interaction with Religious Associations under the President of the Russian Federation (Russia)
  4. Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Isa Secretary General of the World Islamic League (Saudi Arabia)
  5. Dr. Abdurrahman Bin Abdullah Al-Zaid, the Deputy Secretary-General of the World Islamic League (Saudi Arabia)
  6. Ishmatbekov Khamid Bakhramovich, First Deputy Chairman of the Board of Muslims of Uzbekistan (Uzbekistan)
  7. Grand Mufti Saidmukarram Abdukodirzoda, Head of the Ulema Council of the Republic of Tajikistan (Tajikistan)
  8. Mufti Kamil Hazrat Samigullin, Chairman of the Centralised Religious Organization of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Tatarstan (Russia, Tatarstan)
  9. Grand Mufti Ahmad bin Saud Al-Siyabi, General Secretary in the Office of Grand Mufti of Sultanate of Oman (Oman)
  10. H.E. Yalkap Hojagulyev, Grand Mufti of Turkmenistan (Turkmenistan)
  11. Grand Mufti Zamir Haji Rakiev, Chairman of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Kyrgyzstan (Kyrgyzstan)
  12. H.E. Mr. Mohammad Mehdi Imanipour, Head of the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization (ICRO) in the Islamic Republic of Iran (Iran)
  13. Ramil hazrat Belyaev, Imam of The Finnish-Islamic Congregation (Finland)
  1. His Holiness, Pope Francis, Bishop of Rome, Vicar of Jesus Christ, Successor of the Prince of the Apostles, Supreme Pontiff of the Universal Church, Primate of Italy, Archbishop and Metropolitan of the Roman Province, Sovereign of the Vatican City State, Servant of the servants of God (The Vatican)
  2. His Beatitude, Theophilos III, Patriarch of the Holy City of Jerusalem and All Palestine (Israel)
  3. His Eminence, Metropolitan Antony Volokolamskii, Chairman of the Department for External Church Relations Moscow Patriarchate (Russia)
  4. His Eminence, Metropolitan Kirill, Metropolitan of Kazan and Tatarstan Russia (Tatarstan)
  5. Elguja Gamrekelidze, Bishop of the Georgian Orthodox Church (Archbishop Ephraim) (Georgia)
  6. Mr. Urmas Viilma, Vice-President of the Lutheran World Federation (Switzerland)
  7. Right Reverend, Dr. Joanne Caladine Bailey Wells, Bishop of Dorking, the Special Representative of the Anglican Church at the Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions, (Great Britain)
  8. Mr. Miguel Angel Ayuso Guixot, President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue of the Vatican (The Vatican)
  9. Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Secretary of State of the Holy See (The Vatican)
  10. His Beatitude Vitaly Ivanovich Tupeko, Metropolitan Veniamin of Minsk and Zaslavl, Patriarchal Exarch of All Belarus (Belarus)
  11. Elder Ulisses Soares, Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (USA)
  12. Mr. Michael Hübner, General Secretary of the Evangelical Lutheran Union of Martin Luther (Germany)
  13. Archbishop Bidzina Gunia, The Bolnisi and Archpriest (Georgia)
  14. Fidon Mwombeki, General Secretary of the All-Africa Conference of Churches (Kenya)
  15. His Excellency Savvatiy Bronnitsky, Bishop Bishkek and Kyrgyzstan Eparchy (Kyrgyzstan)
  16. Dr. Vilmos Fischl, Secretary General of the Ecumenical Council of Churches of Hungary (Hungary)
  17. Metropolitan Archbishop Stanisław Gądecki, President of the Polish Conference of Bishops (Poland)
  1. Rabbi David Lau, Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel (Israel)
  2. Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef, Sephardi Chief Rabbi of Israel (Israel)
  3. Mr. Rabbi Marc Schneier, President of the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding (USA)
  4. Aaron G. Frenkel, Vice-President of the Euro-Asian Jewish Congress (Israel)
  1. Prof. Dr. Jayotindra Mukundrai Dawe, Director of the Akshardham Centre for Research in the Field of Social Harmony (India)
  1. Mr. Masanori Fujie, Managing Director of the «Jinja Honcho» Association of Shinto Shrines (Japan)
  1. Mr. Li Guangfu, Chairman of the China Taoist Association (China)
  1. Zong Xing, Vice-President of the Buddhist Association of China (China)
  2. Khunkhur Byambajav, Da Lama of the Centre of Mongolian Buddhists “Gandantegchenling” Monastery (Mongolia)
  3. Mr. Song Jin (Hong Yang Heui), Member of the International Liaison Committee of the Chogye Buddhist Order of Korea, Head of the Songgwangsa Temple in Namyangju City (Republic of Korea)
  4. Khamba Lama, Gabju Demberelyn Choijamts, Head of the Gandantegchinlen Monastery (Mongolia)
  5. Mr. Hirotsugu Terasaki, Vice President of the Soka Gakkai Buddhist Society, Executive Director of the Soka Gakkai International (Japan)
  6. Badmaev Buda, Deputy Head of the Buddhist Traditional Sangha of Russia - Did Khambo Lamа for the North-Western Region (Russia)
  7. Mr. Thich Duc Thien, Vice-Chairman, General Secretary of the Vietnamese Buddhist Sangha Board (Vietnam)

45. Prof. Dr. Asharaya Lokesh Muni, Founder-President of the Ahimsa Vishwa Bharti Centre (Jainism) (India)


46. Prof. Dr. David Rutstein, Secretary General of the Baha'i International Community (Israel)

  1. His Excellency, António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN) (USA)
  2. Dr. Salim M. Al-Malik, Director General of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO) (Morocco)
  3. His Excellency, Miguel Ángel Moratinos, United Nations Under-Secretary-General, the High Representative for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) (USA)
  4. Mr. Duarte Pacheco, President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) (Switzerland)
  5. Prof. Azza Karam, Secretary General of Religions for Peace (USA)
  6. Mr. Malcolm Hoenlein, Executive Vice Chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations (USA)
  7. His Excellency Mr. Kairat Abdrakhmanov, The OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities (HCNM) (The Netherlands)
  8. His Excellency Dr. Khaled bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the King Hamad Global Centre for Peaceful Coexistence (Bahrain)
  9. His Excellency Dr. Haifa Abu Ghazaleh, the Assistant Arab League Secretary-General and Head of Social Affairs Sector (Egypt)
  10. Mr. Sultanbai Raev, the Secretary General of TURKSOY (Turkey)
  11. His Excellency Ambassador Baghdad Amreyev, the Secretary General of the Turkic Council (Turkey)
  12. Mr. Mark Barry Levin, the Executive Vice-Chairman, CEO of the National Coalition Supporting Eurasian Jewry (NCSEJ) (USA)
  13. Mr. Wade Kusack, the President of the Love Your Neighbor (LYN) Community (USA)
  14. Dr. Mohamed Elbagir Ali Elsanousi, the Executive Director of the Secretariat of the Network of Religious and Traditional Peacebuilders (USA)
  15. His Excellency Ahmed bin Mohammed Al-Jarwan, the Chairman of the Global Council for Tolerance and Peace (GCTP) (UAE)
  16. 62. Mufti, Dr. Aziz ef. Hasanovic, the Chairman of the   Centre (Meshihat) of the Islamic Community of Croatia (Croatia)
  17. Imam, Mr. Yahya Sergio Yahe Pallavicini, President of the Italian Islamic Religious Community (CO.RE.IS.) (Italy)
  18. H.E. Dr. Ibrahim Saleh Al-Naimi, the Chairman of the Board of Directors at the Doha International Center for Interfaith Dialogue (DICID) (Qatar)
  19. Mr. Vladimir Yakunin, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Andrew the Apostle Foundation, Professor at Lomonosov Moscow State University, Doctor of Political Science (Russia)
  20. Lord, Right Reverend Nicholas Baines, Bishop of Leeds Anglican Church (Great Britain)
  21. Dr. Renee Hattar, the Director of the Royal Institute for Inter-Faith Studies (RIIFS) (Jordan)
  22. Prof. Dr. Masoom Yasinzai, the Rector of the International Islamic University, Islamabad (Pakistan)
  23. Ms. Isis Maria Borges de Resende, the President of UniãoPlanetária (Brazil)
  24. Dr. Mohammed Kamil Al-Muaini, the Chairman and founder of the International Institute for Cultural Diplomacy (UAE)
  25. H.E. Judge Mohammed Abdel Salam, the Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Elders (UAE)
  26. Prof. Dr. Mahmud Erol Kiliç, Director General, Research Centre for Islamic History, Art and Culture (IRCICA), Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) (Turkey)
  27. Yahya Kholil Stakuf, General President of the Executive Board of Nahdlatul Ulama (Indonesia)
  1. Her Excellency, Irina Bokova, former UNESCO Director-General, Bulgarian politician, and public figure (Bulgaria) (lives in France)
  2. H.E. Mr. Hojjatul-Islam Wal-Muslemin Hamid Huali Shahriari, the Secretary-General of the World Assembly for the Convergence of Islamic Madhhabs, Secretary General of the World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought (WFPIST) (Iran)
  3. Ayatollah Ahmad Moballeghi, the Member of the IRI Assembly of Experts (Iran)
  4. Mr. Sergey Gavrilov, the President of the Inter-Parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy, Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation (Russia)
  5. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Mukhtar Juma, Minister of Religious Affairs and Endowments (Awqaf) of Egypt (Egypt)
  6. H.E. Mr. Ahmed Al-Tawfiq, the Minister of Religious Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs of the Kingdom of Morocco (Morocco)
  7. H.E. Mr. Khalifa bin Jasim Al Kaouari, Deputy Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs of the State of Qatar, Head of the Delegation (Qatar)
  8. Mr. Datuk Ahmad Marzuk bin Shaary, the Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs of Malaysia (Malaysia)
  9. H.E. Dr. Mohammed Matar Salem Al Kaabi, the Chairman of the General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowments (Awqaf) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE)
  10. H.E. Mr. Jean-Christophe Posel, the Counselor for Religious Affairs, French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador (France)
  11. H.E. Mr. Afra Mohammed Al Sabri, the Director General of the Office of the Ministry of Tolerance and Coexistence (UAE)
  12. Mr. Toigonbai Abdykarov, the Director of the State Commission on Religious Affairs (Kyrgyzstan)
  13. H.E. Mr. Abdul Shakoor, the Federal Minister of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (Pakistan)
  14. Dr. Qibla Ayaz, the Chairman of the Council of Islamic Ideology of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (Pakistan)
  15. H.E. Dr. Abdullatif Abdulaziz Alsheikh Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance (Saudi Arabia)
  16. Mohamad Bashar Arafat, Founder and President of Civilizations Exchange and Cooperation Foundation (CECF) (USA)
  17. Xue Shuqi, Inspector of the Second level of the Department for Integrated Work of the State Administration for Religious Affairs of the People's Republic of China (China)