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Imagine Blue Peace Finalists Revealed!

The Geneva Water Hub, the International Secretariat for Water and the World youth Parliament for Water are pleased to announce that following a global call for youth visions under the theme of “water as an instrument for peace” over 130 submissions from young people aged 18-35 were received. The winner and semi-finalists each produced work that will inspire a … Continue reading Imagine Blue Peace Finalists Revealed!

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Global Brief article on the Blue Peace movement

We believe in trans-borders, trans-sectors and trans-generational cooperation to find joint solutions to the challenges our world is facing. That is why we support the #BluePeace movement! We are thrilled to spread this approach around the world… and to mobilize, connect and support civil society, including #young water leaders, for #Water and #Peace. From the … Continue reading Global Brief article on the Blue Peace movement

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Blue Peace Panel Discussion: Sustainable Transboundary Water Cooperation

The Master’s students of the International Management program at Franklin University Switzerland (FUS) have organized The Blue Peace Panel Discussion: Sustainable Transboundary Water Cooperation. The panelists include François Münger, director of the Geneva Water Hub, Kevin Kassel, CEO and Founder of the Aqus water filter, Brack Hale, Associate Professor of Environmental Sciences at FUS, Pippi van … Continue reading Blue Peace Panel Discussion: Sustainable Transboundary Water Cooperation

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#BluePeace event at University for peace

On Friday Sept 28, the World Youth Parliament for Water – Central Asia leaders, studying at University for peace (Costa Rica), held a #BluePeace event. The presentation and the workshop were both a success! They had around 40 participants (students from 30 countries) who’s ideas and enthusiasm was very inspiring! The Geneva Water Hub’s Symphony … Continue reading #BluePeace event at University for peace

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Intergenerational Dialogue at Geneva Peace Week 2019

The International Secretariat for Water along with organizing and participating partners – Geneva Water Hub, Geo Expertise,  the Graduate Institute, Swiss Water Partnership, Université de Genève, Water Initiative, and the World Youth Parliament for Water – are delighted to invite you to attend an Intergenerational Dialogue on Water and Peace. This Dialogue is taking place on … Continue reading Intergenerational Dialogue at Geneva Peace Week 2019

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Share Your Vision for Water and Peace

Deadline extended to September 2nd, 2019! Click Here to Apply Water has inspired creative expression across time and world civilizations. Water touches many aspects of our lives, while also fostering cooperation and strengthening international stability and conflict prevention. Simultaneously, the empowerment of young people as agents of change all over the world is integral to … Continue reading Share Your Vision for Water and Peace

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International Peace Day

We invite you to celebrate the International Peace Day this September 21st . It is observed around the world each year since 1981, when the United Nations adopted a unanimous resolution. It provides a globally shared date for all humanity to commit to Peace, above all differences, and to contribute to building a Culture of Peace. … Continue reading International Peace Day

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Recap: Youth Commit to Water and Peace at the 14th European Youth Parliament for Water

Young delegates from across Europe made a collective commitment to take action for water in a conflict-prone world this October. The 14th European Youth Parliament for Water brought 70 delegates from 14 countries together for a week of discussion and action, culminating in the adoption of a final collective commitment. The event took place from … Continue reading Recap: Youth Commit to Water and Peace at the 14th European Youth Parliament for Water

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Water & Peace: European Youth Parliament for Water October 1-7

Solidarity Water Europe presents: The 14th European Youth Parliament for Water October 1-7, 2017  —  Rovereto, Italy ROVERETO, Italy — The 14th edition of the European Youth Parliament for Water was held from October 1-7 in the Italian city of Rovereto. The event brought together young delegates from 17-25 years of age from across Europe … Continue reading Water & Peace: European Youth Parliament for Water October 1-7

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