The Geneva Centre and World Council of Churches to organize on 10 December a panel debate on Education for Peace

08 November 2018, GENEVA – A panel debate will be organized by the Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue – a think tank holding special consultative status with the UN Economic and Social Council –, the UAE Permanent Mission to UN Geneva and the World Council of Churches on the impact of peace education to promote mutual understanding and cooperative relations between people and societies.

European Centre for Peace and Development – UN University for Peace adopts resolution endorsing the Declaration on “Moving Towards Greater Spiritual Convergence Worldwide in Support of Equal Citizenship Rights”

31 October 2018, GENEVA – At the XIV International Conference on “A New Human Concept for Security” held on 26 October 2018 in Belgrade by the European Centre for Peace and Development – UN University for Peace, a resolution was unanimously adopted by the participants endorsing the Declaration “Moving Towards Greater Spiritual Convergence Worldwide in Support of Equal Citizenship Rights.

المركز الأوروبي للسلام والتنمية -جامعة السلام للأمم المتحدة يعتمد قرارًا يؤيد الإعلان الختامي المعنون "التوجه نحو المزيد من التلاقي الروحي في جميع أنحاء العالم لدعم حقوق المواطنة المتساوية" التابع للمؤتمر العالمي بشأن "الأديان والمعتقدات ونظم القيم: تضافر

31 تشرين الأول/أكتوبر 2018، جنيف -في المؤتمر الدولي الرابع عشر حول "المفهوم الإنساني الجديد للأمن" الذي انعقد في 26 تشرين الأول/أكتوبر 2018 في بلغراد بالمركز الأوروبي للسلام والتنمية، جامعة السلام التي أسستها الأمم المتحدة، اعتمد المشاركون بالإجماع قراراً يؤيد الإعلان الختامي المعنون "التوجه نحو المزيد من التلاقي الروحي في جميع أنحاء العالم لدعم حقوق المواطنة المتساوية".

Geneva Centre Executive Director: Upcoming generations can lift the Arab region out of its current crisis

30 October 2018, GENEVA - Anger among youth in the Arab region is coupled with a perceived sense of powerlessness which leads it to become detached from current affairs, says Ambassador Idriss Jazairy, the Executive Director of the Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue, at the European Centre for Peace Development 6th Global Youth Forum held in Belgrade.

Geneva Centre Executive Director: We must unmask the greatest scam of the century through the promotion of equal citizenship rights

30 October 2018, GENEVA - Security cannot be achieved by reactivating the armament race and an environment of tension and division, the Executive Director of the Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue, Ambassador Idriss Jazairy, said during the “A New Human Concept of Security” conference organized by the European Centre for Peace and Development in Belgrade.

“The UN has promoted peace and justice to every corner of the world,” says the Geneva Centre’s Chairman

24 October 2018, GENEVA - In commemoration of the 2018 United Nations Day, observed annually on 24 October, the Chairman of the Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue HE Dr. Hanif Hassan Ali Al Qassim said that the United Nations Day is an opportunity to reflect on the achievements of this unique organization that has gone beyond maintaining world peace, promoting human rights and social progress.

The Geneva Centre participates in the third round of informal consultations on the long-term efficiency of the work of the UN Human Rights Council

04 October 2018, GENEVA – The Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue (“the Geneva Centre”) was invited by the Secretariat of the Human Rights Council to participate in the third round of informal consultation session on the long-term efficiency of the Human Rights Council (HRC). The one-day consultation session was held on 04 October 2018 at the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG). Permanent Missions, national institutions, international organizations, NGOs and human rights bodies were present at the informal consultative session.

Chairman of the Geneva Centre: World Conference outcome declaration contributes to the realization of the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights

21 September 2018, GENEVA – The World Conference outcome declaration entitled “Moving towards greater spiritual convergence worldwide in support of equal citizenship rights” reaffirms its commitment to the 1948 Universal Declaration on Human Rights (hereinafter “UDHR”) to promote peace, mutual respect and understanding across civilizations, cultures and generations, Dr. Al Qassim said on the occasion of the 2018 World Day for Peace.

Chairman of the Geneva Centre: South-South cooperation brings peace and stability to the Global South

12 September 2018, GENEVA – Enhanced South-South cooperation is key to addressing instability and armed conflict as well as to bringing peace and stability to the Global South, says the Chairman of the Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue Dr. Hanif Hassan Ali Al Qassim on the occasion of the 2018 International Day for South-South Cooperation.

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