Boutros Boutros-Ghali Quote

I will continue to work for the advancement of freedoms in Egypt and the Arab world until I drop dead. … Education itself — which can and should play an important role in the apprenticeship of tolerance and respect for other people — sometimes encourages identitarian closure, or even extremist behaviour … It is therefore vital to ensure that education does not encourage rejection of other people or identitarian closure, but that on the contrary it encourages knowledge and respect for other cultures, other religions and other ways of being and living.


Quoted in "Boutros Boutros-Ghali: The world is his oyster" by Gamal Nkrumah in Al-Ahram weekly No. 777 (10 - 18 January 2006)

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I will continue to work for the advancement of freedoms in Egypt and the Arab world until I drop dead. … Education itself — which can and should...

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I will continue to work for the advancement of freedoms in Egypt and the Arab world until I drop dead. … Education itself — which can and should...

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I will continue to work for the advancement of freedoms in Egypt and the Arab world until I drop dead. … Education itself — which can and should...

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I will continue to work for the advancement of freedoms in Egypt and the Arab world until I drop dead. … Education itself — which can and should...