[EVENT] Parliament Co-Sponsoring UN International Day of Peace Nobel Laureates Sustainability Forum

September 12, 2016

All are invited to a Nobel Laureates Sustainability Forum at the United Nations taking place Friday, September 16 co-sponsored by the Parliament of the World’s Religions and moderated by Jonathan Granoff, the Parliament’s Special Ambassador for Nuclear Disarmament.

 
Sustainable Peace Sustainable Development
Join us as three heroic world leaders, all Nobel Peace Prize Laureates, share their experiences and inspirational insights relating to meeting personal and global challenges and advancing policies to achieve a sustainable peaceful world:
LEYMAH GBOWEE • Nobel Peace Prize 2011•  SHIRIN EBADI • Nobel Peace Prize 2003 • TAWAKKOL KARMAN • Nobel Peace Prize 2010 
with special presentations by
His Excellency E. Courtenay Rattray
Ambassador/Permanent Representative of Jamaica
Mr. Kim Won-soo
UN Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs 
Moderator: JONATHAN GRANOFF President of the Global Security Institute, Chair of ABA International Law Section’s Task Force on Nuclear Non-proliferation, , UN Representative of the Permanent Secretariat of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates, Parliament of the World’s Religions Special Ambassador for Nuclear Disarmament
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 UN International Day of Peace Observance
PROGRAM: 4:30PM – 6PM | CONFERENCE ROOM 3
Admission is free but a UN Special Event Pass is required (UN Staff and Mission delegations do not need special event pass).
Please register at info@gsinstitute.org.
For more information, call 646-289-5170.
CO-SPONSORED BY: Global Security Institute; We, The World: 11 Days of Global Unity; United Federation for Peacekeeping and Sustainable Development; NGO Committee on Sustainable Development – NY; NGO Committee on Disarmament, Peace and Security; United Religions Initiative; Albert Schweitzer Institute; International Day of Peace NGO Committee; Parliament of the World’s Religions; American Bar Association Section of International Law


Land Acknowledgment

The Parliament of the World's Religions acknowledges it is situated on the traditional homelands of the Bodéwadmik (Potawatomi), Hoocąk (Winnebago/Ho’Chunk), Jiwere (Otoe), Nutachi (Missouria), and Baxoje (Iowas); Kiash Matchitiwuk (Menominee); Meshkwahkîha (Meskwaki); Asâkîwaki (Sauk); Myaamiaki (Miami), Waayaahtanwaki (Wea), and Peeyankihšiaki (Piankashaw); Kiikaapoi (Kickapoo); Inoka (Illini Confederacy); Anishinaabeg (Ojibwe), and Odawak (Odawa).

PoWR recognizes the region we now call Chicago remains home to a diversity of Indigenous peoples today and this land upon which we walk, live, and play continues to be Indigenous land.


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