We are pleased to announce the 2015 Africa Peace Conference on “Peace, Security and Human Development in Africa” to be convened on October 29-30, 2015 at the Africana Conference Centre, North Legon, Accra-Ghana.

The 2nd Africa Peace Conference is being organized by the Africa Center for Peace Building, Ghana in collaboration with the Universal Peace Federation (UPF), an NGO in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations and supported by Teachers Without Borders, Global Educators for All Initiative, UN Global Compact Ghana, Senyo Global Group, Passion House, New Era Education and Charitable Supprt.

A highly selective group of delegates from around Africa and the world will be in attendance, including heads of educational institutions and organizations, Ambassadors for Peace, security professionals, human development experts, regional organizations, religious leaders, youth and women leaders, civil society leaders and politicians.

There is a growing awareness among people throughout the Africa of the urgent need for innovative vision and bold leadership in the continent if we are to resolve the critical issues of our time. With this in mind, the Africa Peace Conference will bring together outstanding leaders within and outside Africa whose individual and collective experience, wisdom and insight are needed if we are to build a new Africa of peace and prosperity for all.

In addition to the various special sessions of the conference on peace, security, education, health, family affairs, religion and politics, delegates will be offered a wide range of opportunities to visit places and institutions in Ghana, as well as meet with representatives of the government, educational institutions, and the private sector.

On October 30, 2015, all Africa Peace Conference participants are invited to attend, as special VIP guests, the Africans for Peace Award Ceremony, featuring the presentation of several categories of peace awards to individuals and organizations/institutions that represents the highest ideals and practices that contribute to a sustainable and lasting peace in Africa.

Conference Fee and Registration: http://afcopb.org/peace/event/apc/#tabs-APC-tab-5 

CALL FOR PAPER:

AFCOPB and UPF-Nigeria are currently inviting papers from interested individuals for presentation during the Africa Peace Conference. This is an excellent opportunity for scholars and relevant stakeholders to present papers based on the theme of the conference. The conference paper will be published a peace journal. For more information, please follow this link http://afcopb.org/peace/event/apc/#tabs-APC-tab-3

AFRICA PEACE PRIZE AND AMBASSADORS FOR PEACE:

This presents us an opportunity to honor and celebrate personalities and institutions that have and or contributing to the peace and development of their respective areas…. http://afcopb.org/peace/event/apc/#tabs-APC-tab-4

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