Feb. 28, 2022

Interfaith dialogue to Combat Violence in Houston resolved to partner with local leaders.

Christian and Islamic leaders met at the Shiloh Baptist Church to discuss and address ways to fight increases in violent crimes in the Houston communities..
The speakers who included representative of Houston Sheriff Gonzales and HISD police chief talked about the partnership between public safety and public health in tackling the problem in a holistic manner .
The Rabbi ' Imams an Christan leaders cited the Bible Curan and New testament in their presentations .
.congress Woman Shieler Jackson-Lee was the Keynote speaker ' who said the shooting s on the high way of residents was unacceptable ' though putting in perspecti ve the challenges of Houston minority communities and what she and her colleagues are doing at the level of congress to address the increase in crime waves which she called an epidemic that will soon become pandemic if something is not done .
. It must be noted that Global community health experts address Injuris and violence as part of their work.
The leaders agreed to work together to produce a resolution that will guide their participation and partnerships with faith communities ' law and order' local and national governments in addressing the challenges.
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Dr Ntuba Thompson Akwo ' international political leader physician and communicator. Certified professional and expert global health USA. Adviser of prime ministers and presidents.