With support from the Luce Foundation, and in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Interfaith Center of New York, the SSRC’s Program on Religion and the Public Sphere organizes a series of ongoing consultations on religion and the United Nations. Bringing together academic researchers and representatives of both UN agencies and religious NGOs, the meetings provide a forum for wide-ranging discussions of religion role’s in peacebuilding and development.