Lindau, Germany – RENZ CHRISTIAN ARGAO, the Youth Coordinator of Religions for Peace Philippines was elected as the Coordinator of the International Youth Committee of Religions for Peace. The election took place during the 2nd Business Meeting which happened during the Religions for Peace 10th World Assembly.

Argao will head the 15-member committee until the 11th World Assembly, expected to take place within the next five to seven years. Argao will also take a seat as a Member (ex officio) of the World Council, which include two other Filipinos, His Eminence Luis Antonio Cardinal G. Tagle, D.D. and Bishop Efrain Tendero, as well as other senior religious leaders.