Global Peace Celebrates 2022 World Water Day

Groundwater is invisible, but its impact is visible everywhere. Out of sight, under our feet, groundwater is a hidden treasure that enriches our lives. Almost all of the  freshwater in the world is groundwater. As climate change intensifies,  groundwater will become more and more critical. As a result, we need to work together to sustainably manage this […]

Global Peace Commemorates International Youth Day 2021

In 1999, the UN General Assembly resolution 54/120 endorsed the recommendation made by the World Conference of Ministers of Youth (Lisbon, 8-12 August 1998) that 12 August be declared International Youth Day. It was against this backdrop that Global Peace hosted its “Global Peace Youth Day 2021” discussion during a virtual setting under the theme, “Transforming Food Systems: […]

We’ve delivered Global Peace in 100 cities in 100 countries

The Coordinator of Campaign and Advocacy of Global Peace and African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD), Mr Kobla Asamani, has said at the Global Peace Inter-Generational Dialogue and the launch of Futures Forum by the Deputy UN Secretary-General, H. E. Amina Mohammed and Mrs Graca Machel, Chair of Global Peace, on 5 […]

Inter-Generational Dialogue takes place in Alexandria, Egypt

Egypt IGD

The historic city of Alexandria, Egypt played host to an Inter-Generational Dialogue (IGD) on 7 November 2019 at the Alexandria University’s High Institute of Public Health. The dialogue drew in a large contingency of delegates from different sectors of society such as academia, government, youth organisations and the private sector. The theme for the discussion […]

Inter-Generational Dialogue takes place in Bonn, Germany

Bonn IGD

This past week, on 25 October 2019, Bonn, Germany played host to the Global Peace Inter-Generational Dialogue (IGD) as part of the 2019 Global Development Conference, Knowledge for Sustainable Development (K4SD): The Research-Policy Nexus convened by the Global Development Network. The choice of Bonn was strategic in convening Global Peace’s first German IGD as the […]

SDGIsrael & YKCentre convene first travelling Inter-Generational Dialogue in Israel

Israel IGD

The YKCenter’s SDG Israel Impact Project convened an Inter-Generational Dialogue (IGD) on Peace and Sustainability as part of the Global Peace campaign of convening 100 dialogues across 100 cities. The event, held on 22 October 2019 was a unique endeavour, as it was a “Travelling Dialogue” held in two cities on the same day: Haifa, the […]

AASU partners Global Peace to embark on SDG survey for African students and youth

My World Survey

The Office of Development Initiatives, under auspices of the Secretary General of the All Africa Students Union, in partnership with the African Centre for Constructive Resolution to Disputes (ACCORD) Global Peace initiative, and in collaboration with the SDG ACTION CAMPAIGN’s MY World Survey, are working on an SDG Monitoring Project designed to determine the knowledge […]

Young leaders driving the SDG agenda

Greta addresses UN

As the United Nations (UN) General Assembly comes to a close this week, the events that have attracted the most media and international attention, have been young changemakers. From the likes of Greta Thunberg leading the #Fridaysforfuture Climate action events globally to Autumn Peltier rallying the cry for her fellow indigenous communities. Young leaders have […]

Peace Boat hosts first Inter-Generational Dialogue at sea

Peace Boat IGD

Peace Boat convened the first oceanic Global Peace Inter-Generational Dialogue (IGD) on the 20th September 2019 during its 102nd Global Voyage. The IGD formed part of Global Peace’s initiative to convene 100 dialogues across 100 cities. With the dialogues typically taking place in cities, a dialogue being held out at sea was a first for […]