On September 14, 2012 a United Nations High Level Forum on The Culture of Peace will take place in the UN General Assembly Hall, UN Headquarters, New York. The High Level Forum starts at 10:00 am and completes at 6:00 pm EDT. The Forum will be broadcast live here on CPI TV, tune in.
This day-long, first-ever General Assembly High Level Forum is intended to be an open public opportunity for the UN member states, UN system entities, civil society including NGOs, media, private sector and all others interested in discussing on the ways and means to promote the Culture of Peace. A special focus will be on the implementation of the UN Programme of Action on Culture of Peace adopted by the UN General Assembly in 1999.
Convened by President of the General Assembly H.E. Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, the Forum will have an opening ceremony, when the President and Secretary-General will speak, followed by two panel discussions and ending with a closing session in separate conference room.
Representatives from the Culture of Peace Initiative will be in attendance.