Building Peace

Building Peace

A Meeting of UNESCO’s High Panel on Peace and Dialogue among Cultures will take place in Paris on November 19, 2012

The event will gather a range of persons engaged in international non-governmental dialogue. It will be presided by Irina Bokova, Director-General of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.

The Topic of the Meeting is “Building Peace: UNESCO’s Role in the Next Decade” (with special emphasis on engaging youth in building sustainable peace and societies).

Vladimir Yakunin, Founding President, WPF “Dialogue of Civilizations”, will deliver a speech on issues of education in the modern world of cultural diversity and on “Schools of Dialogue” Project initiated by the World Public Forum.