Pan-African Forum « Africa: Sources and resources for a culture of peace »

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 26 March 2013 - 9:00am to Thursday, 28 March 2013 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Angola, Luanda
Type of Event: 
Специальное мероприятие
Contact: 
e.fazzino@unesco.org; v.defourny@unesco.org
Opened by the Director-General, Ms Irina Bokova, the Forum is bringing together political leaders, experts, researchers, stakeholders of the civil society, media professionals, representatives of governments, intergovernmental organizations and private sectors. <br /> <br />Expected results of the Forum include:<br /><br />- The elaboration of a set of recommendations and proposals for actions for the prevention of violence and the resolution of conflicts in Africa to be submitted to the attention of African Union Heads of States and Governments Summit in May 2013.<br /><br />- The launch of a regional movement for the promotion of a culture of peace, under the auspices of UNESCO and the African Union, to sensitize public opinion, particularly youth on the role they have to play to build and consolidate peace and non violence in their daily life and to mobilize actors in the field, organizations and partners for the conception, financing and implementation of concrete projects at the local, national and regional level. <br /><br />