CAMPUS UNESCO Act for peace

When, local time: 
Thursday, 21 September 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Special Event
Contact: 
Victoria Dellinger

CAMPUS UNESCO "ACT FOR PEACE" on the occasion of the 2017 World Peace Day
21th of September 2017 from 10:00 a.m to 11:30 a.m at UNESCO Headquarters, 125 Avenue de Suffren, Paris, Room II
Speakers:
Chekeba Hachemi – First Afghan woman nominated as a diplomat, founder of the NGO ‘Free Afghanistan’
Marcel Kabanda – President of the NGO ‘Ibuka France’, expert of Tutsi genocide history
Marie-Pierre Olphand – Journalist, RFI International Service
Boris Falatar – UNESCO representative, Crisis Preparedness and Response
Debate moderated by Victoria Dellinger, Public Relations and Partnerships Officer, manager of UNESCO CAMPUSES

ABOUT CAMPUS UNESCO: To put the expertise of UNESCO teams and partners at the service of the youth for a better understanding of major contemporary issues. Young people exchange on different themes with 3 experts on this issue. Moderation and one of the experts are from UNESCO, others are civil society voluntary speakers. Since 2014, 45 CAMPUSES raised awareness to over 12,000 young people. On major themes such as: sports and citizenship, peace, sustainable development, human rights, girls’ education, genocides, freedom of expression and cultural heritage.
The Campus program is supported by la Fondation d’Entreprise ENGIE