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Seventy-Second Session of the United Nations General Assembly
A High-level forum on a Culture of Peace

Wednesday, 05 September, 2018, New York
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Programme

This session has concluded

Recent Meetings

PANEL DISCUSSION “The Culture of Peace: A Credible Pathway to Sustaining Peace”

15:00 am – 17:30 am

Chair and Moderator

Ambassador Anwarul K. Chowdhury, Founder of the Global Movement for the Culture
of Peace, Former Under-Secretary-General and High-Level Representative of the United
Nations; Chair of the UN General Assembly drafting committee for the Declaration and
Programme of Action on a Culture of Peace (1998-1999)

Panelists

Ms. Rosemary A. DiCarlo, Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs

H.E. Mr. Juan José Gómez Camacho, Permanent Representative of Mexico

H.E. Mr. Lazarus Ombai Amayo, Permanent Representative of Kenya

Ms. Marie Paule Roudil, Director of UNESCO Office in New York and UNESCO
Representative to the United Nations

Ms. Rachel C. Allen, Director, Peace and Justice Institute, Valencia College, Orlando,
Florida 

17:30 am - 18:00 am

Closing segment

 

  • Sep 05 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Trusteeship Council Chamber
OPENING SESSION

10:00 am – 10:30 am

Opening remarks

 H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajčák, President of the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly

 Ms. Maria Luiza Viotti, Chef de Cabinet to the UN Secretary General António Guterres
Keynote address

 Dr. Rigoberta Menchú Tum, 1992 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and UNESCO Goodwill
Ambassador 

10:30 am - 10:45 am

Music interlude

Dr. Eileen J. Ain, flutist 

10:45 am - 1:00pm

Plenary Segment

Statements by Member States and Observers

 

  • Sep 05 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall