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.
The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations is pleased to announce the launch of the latest edition of its Young Peacebuilders programme. This year the programme focuses on Latin America and the Caribbean. The UNAOC Young Peacebuilders programme is a peace education initiative that aims to create a global movement of young peacebuilders by providing them with the competencies to advance diversity and intercultural understanding.
Peace Boat US announces the launch of a new series of programs as part of the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development to be held onboard Peace Boat on the theme of this year’s UN World Oceans Day: “Planet Ocean: Tides are Changing.” Youth leaders from around the world are invited to join the journey. Registration/scholarship application deadline: April 30, 2023.
Applications are open for the UNAOC Young Peacebuilders Programme in Latin America and the Caribbean 2023. The UNAOC Young Peacebuilders is a peace education initiative that is designed to support young people in gaining skills that can enhance their positive role in issues of peace and security and in preventing violent conflict. (Application deadline: March 12)