11 November 2016
The Personal Toolbox of a Peace Builder
Friday, 11 November 2016, 12:30 - 14:00
UNOG Library Events Room B-135
Palais des Nations, Geneva
Join us as we celebrate Geneva Peace Week with a unique interactive dialogue!
How do peacebuilders actually build peace? What tools do they have and how can I use them? Be inspired by these unique stories and connect with others to equip yourself with your personal tools to promote peace.
- Jens. J. Wilhlmsen, Writer and worker for reconciliation from World War II till today. Author of “Eyewitness to the impossible – building trust on three continents”. He will present with his grandson JONATHAN NELSON, student, Oslo and Akershus University College, Norway.
- Amina Khalid, Head of Sustainable Communities Programme, Initiatives of Change UK and runs the program Intergenerational Dialogue- Peace Begins at Home.
- Dr. Rama Mani, an expert in international peace and security, a poet and a performing artist. She is a Senior Research Associate of the University of Oxford’s Centre for International Studies, a Councilor of the World Future Council, and Co- Founder of Rising Women Rising World.
Sandwiches and beverages available starting at 12:00
For those without a UNOG badge, registration for this event is obligatory.
Interested participants are invited to register on-line before 11 November 2016.