Building peace in the minds of men and women

Anniversaries 2019 -

  • 2019 Armenia

    150th anniversary of the birth of Soghomon Soghomonian, known as Komitas Vardapet, composer, ethnomusicologist, researcher and singer (1869-1935) (Armenia with the support of France and Germany)

  • 2019 Armenia

    150th anniversary of the birth of Hovhannes Tumanyan, poet, writer, translator (1869-1923) (Armenia with the support of Georgia and Russian Federation)

  • 2019 Azerbaijan

    100th anniversary of Baku State University (1919) (Azerbaijan, with the support of Kazakhstan and Georgia)

  • 2019 Bulgaria

    150th anniversary of the establishment of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (1869) (Bulgaria, with the support of Romania, Slovakia and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)

  • 2019 China

    100th anniversary of the founding of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) (China)

  • 2019 Cuba

    500th anniversary of the foundation of Havana (1519) (Cuba with the support of Ecuador and Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela)

  • 2019 Germany

    250th anniversary of the birth of Alexander von Humboldt, geographer, naturalist and explorer (1769-1859) (Germany, with the support of Hungary and Switzerland)

  • 2019 Germany

    200th anniversary of the birth of Clara Josephine Schumann, musician and composer (1819-1896) (Germany, with the support of Austria and Luxembourg)

  • 2019 Spain

    500th anniversary of the first world circumnavigation by ship in history, by Fernando de Magellanes and Juan Sebastián Elcano (Spain, with the support of Andorra, Italy and Portugal)

  • 2019 Georgia

    150th anniversary of the birth of Marjory Scott Wardrop (1869-1909) (Georgia, with the support of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)