The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security launched a new report at the United Nations headquarters on October 30 titled “Beyond Engaging Men: Masculinities, (Non)Violence, and Peacebuilding.”
The West Africa News Network and three other organizations embarked on a training program for peace Ambassadors in various communities, aiming to equip participants with the skills to serve as ambassadors of peace in their respective areas.
On September 19-20 2023, the third Nanjing Peace Forum with the theme “Peace, Security, and Development: Youth in Action” was successfully held in Jiangsu Expo Garden. The forum was focused on “Peace and Sustainable Development.”
The first UNESCO online Campus on the school year approched a main issue: how to build peace. Six schools from five countries, Greece, Nigeria, Vietnam, India and Portugal gathered for a passionate debate.
Together For Humanity (TFH), an inclusive educational organisation working with school communities to foster intercultural understanding, held its inaugural Victorian Youth Summit at the University of Melbourne.
At the June 6-8 2023 global conference, National Coordinators of the UNESCO Associated Schools Network reinforced the network’s importance as a laboratory of ideas for educational quality and innovation by endorsing the “70th Anniversary Declaration”.
The first ‘State of Peace’ Youth Academy, seen as an educational platform for transcending differences and for preventing future conflicts, was organised by the EU in Bosnia and Herzegovina in collaboration with the Post-Conflict Research Center from August 18 to 31.
On 10 August 2023, UNESCO organized a National Stakeholders’ Meeting on Conflict Reconciliation and Peacebuilding in Timor-Leste, with a focus on the role of archives and alternative sites for history and peace education in the country.
Universal Peace Federation (UPF), an NGO supporting the work of the United Nations in peace education, have trained teachers in the Federal Capital Territory to implement peace and character education in schools.