Peace Day in Geneva: Inclusive peacebuilding
September 24, 2012
On Peace Day, we’ve co-organized a seminar with the United Nations Office at Geneva and the Geneva Peacebuilding Platform. The debate focused on “Placing Inclusiveness at the Heart of Peacebuilding? Limits and Opportunities.”
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG) provided the opening remarks. The discussion was moderated by Achim Wennmann, Executive Coordinator of the Geneva Peacebuilding Platform.
The panelists were Isabel Aguilar Umaña, Director of the Central American Youth Programme, Interpeace, Ricardo Bocco, Professor in Anthropology and Sociology of Development, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, and Catherine Woollard, Executive Director of the European Peacebuilding Liaison Office in Brussels.