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dear friends,
Please find the preliminary programme of the 8th World Peace Forum herewith:

8th World Peace Forum

18 – 22 June, Protected content

Protected content World War
to World Cooperation

In Cooperation with:
The European Union
The European Parliament,
The Sorbonne University, Paris, France,
The University of Luxembourg,
The University of Trier, Germany
The University of the Saarland, Germany
University of la Coruna, Spain
L’Institut Francais du Luxembourg

The Meeting Place of Experts and Activists from over 50 Countries.
Conferences, Debates, Lectures & Workshops, with Professionals from Europe, Latin America , the USA, Africa and Asia.

Our Themes:

Do International Organizations bring about Peace?

- Protected content of Multilateralism and Global Cooperation versus Unilateral Governments

- International Organizations, Global NGOs, International Civic Associations

- Where do we go from here? Achievements and Future Perspectives

-Partner Countries Protected content
Bosnia-Herzegovina, Turkey, Poland and Pakistan

Wednesday, 18 June, Protected content

Schengen – Perl

06:00 p.m.
Opening with Ben Homan,
Mayor of Schengen,
at the Centre Europeen,

07:30 p.m.
Official Opening Dinner
with dinner debate
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08:30 p.m.
Concert with Synopsis from Buenos Aires, Argentina

09:30 p.m.
Late Night Talk
with Matthew Sandoval
‘Make War Illegal

Thursday, 19 June, Protected content

Focus Country: Bosnia

09:00 a.m.
Religious Ceremony
Procession Perl-Schengen
Veterans laying down flowers

10:00 a.m.
Arrival of Delegates

11:00 a.m.
United Nations Flag Mandala
Dagmar Berkenberg,
Goi Peace Foundation,
and veterans from around the world

11:30 a.m.
Plenary Session I:
100 anos de organismos internacionales
La protección de la tierra - tarea entre todos
Los tratados y convenios intergobernamentales

12:30 p.m.
Opening of Exhibition
Photo Documentation of WWI

Prof. Durand, Université Lyon III
L’Etat de l´Europe en Protected content

01:00 p.m. - Lunch lecture:
Creation of Peace Ministries.

02:00 p.m.
Buses to Kirchberg

02:30 p.m.
Plenary Session II:
International Organizations, Global NGOs, International Civic Associations
Colonel Planchet, Metz
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100 ans en Europe

04:30 p.m.
The European Union and the Balkan

Bosnia in Europe after Protected content of War

06:00 p.m.
Buses return to Schengen

07:30 p.m.
Bosnian Dinner Debate:
Global Prospects on Bosniac

08:30 p.m.
Concert ‘All Together Now’, with Metissa, Singer from Berlin, Germany

09:30 p.m.
Late Night Talk
with Cristina Pena
‘Make the Word ‘competition’ Illegal’

Friday, 20 June, Protected content

Focus Country: Poland

09:00 a.m.
Arrival, Speed-Networking

10:00 a.m.
Opening of the Exhibition
‘Keine Gewalt’
Dr. Michael Schäbitz, Berlin

11:00 a.m.
Plenary Session III:
From ‘Just War’ to Humanitarian Intervention - The role of Human Rights as a Frame of Humanitarian Intervention.
With Sacharow Laureates

Plenary Session IV:
La protección de los recursos naturales es prevención de conflictos.
Agua, Aire, Tierra - Derechos Humanos Basicos para todos.
Josyane Steff: Herencia Europea-aprendiendo de Hildegard

12:00 p.m.
Plenary Session V
H.E. Bartosz Jalowiecki, Embassador of Poland
‘25 Years after the Fall of the Wall
25 Years of Peaceful Revolutions in Central Europe’

01:00 p.m.
Lunch lecture - Poland:
Global Prospects on Poland

02:00 p.m.
Buses to Kirchberg

03:30 p.m.
Plenary Session VI
The History of Humanitarian Intervention
Prof. Jaime Cardenas, Santiago de Compostela,
Justicia Restaurativa -
25 years after the Truth Commisssions in South Africa
Culture, Religion and Conflict

06:00 p.m.
Buses return to Schengen

07:30 p.m.
Brazilian Night
Dinner, Debate, Concert

Saturday, 21 June, Protected content

Focus Country: Turkey

09:00 a.m.
Arrival, Speed-Networking

10:00 a.m.
Presentation of Creativity Workshops
Inauguration of Exhibition ‘Glass’,
in homage to Klaus Rakewitz,
and Gertraud Rakewitz’ Exhibition
‘Von Kopf bis Fuss’

10:30 a.m.
Plenary Session VII:
Women in War Times –
NATO and Gender

11.30 a.m.
Plenary Session VIII:
El Rol de la Mujer en la Proteccion de la Naturaleza
Los Conflictos y la Contaminacion
El Cambio Climatico y las Grandes Migraciones.
12:00 p.m.
on the Role of Women
‘Women, Stability & Peace’
-In Turkey
-In South America
-In Social Justice
-Preventing Conflicts

01:00 p.m.
Lunch Lecture - Turkey:
Global Prospects on Turkey

02:00 p.m.
Plenary Session IX
Do International Organizations bring about Peace?
Refugees. The Role of the United Nations and Recipient Countries.
Turkey´s Role in the Syrian Conflict
Children in Conflicts-a Framework for the Protection of Children
Europe 2.0: Lampedusa, what's next?

03:00 p.m.
Plenary Session X
Prof. Henrique Martini Romano ‘Reciclage Organica por la Restitución de los Derechos de Fertilidad de la Tierra’

04:00 p.m. - Presentation
of the ‘Synergos Foundation’

05:00 p.m. - Presention
of the ‘Luxembourg Peace Prize’

06:00 p.m.
Yasmin Meera – Peace Dance

07:00 p.m.
‘Le Temple de la Paix’ avec la Chambre de Musique Ancienne Saarbruecken, Dir.Lutz Gillmann

08:00 p.m. Gala Dinner

Sunday, 22 June, Protected content

Focus Country: Pakistan

09:00 a.m.
Arrival, Speed-Networking

10:00 a.m.
Plenary Session XI:
Post War Strategies
Reconstruction: Building Peace

Pakistan, a Country torn by Wars
Natural disasters and Rebuilding of the Nation.

12:00 p.m.

-Natural Resources and Potential Conflicts: Congo conflict
-The new Global War: International Terrorism
-Communication about Wars: Embedded Media vs. Youtube -Safety vs. Freedom in front of Terrorism Threat.

01:00 p.m.
Closing Lunch Lecture - Pakistan:
Global Prospects on Pakistan

Fireworks in Luxembourg City

Parallel Events during the World Peace Forum Protected content
Religious Dialogue and Spiritual Support
An Interreligious Prayer Room will be made available during the Forum
Art, Music & Creativity
Artists from around the world will offer continuous Art Workshops during the WPF Protected content