Peace Beyond Borders – How the EU brought peace to Europe and how exporting it would end conflicts around the world
Vijay Mehta is a renowned author and global activist for peace, development and human rights and will speak to us about the key themes of his recently published book, “Peace Beyond Borders – How the EU brought peace to Europe and how exporting it would end conflicts around the world.”
Vijay will explore how the world’s most warlike continent became the most peaceful one and outline ways in which peace can be maintained in an era of chaos.
Meet our speaker
Vijay Mehta is Co-Founder and Chair of Uniting for Peace. He is a Founding Trustee of Fortune Forum charity which was founded by his daughter Renu Mehta. It hosted summits in which speakers included Former President Clinton, Al Gore and Michael Douglas which attracted a worldwide audience of 1.3 billion people.
Vijay’s books include The Fortune Forum Code: For a Sustainable Future (2006), Arms No More (2005) and The United Nations and its Future in the 21st Century (2005). He’s recently published “Peace Beyond Borders – How the EU brought peace to Europe and how exporting it would end conflicts around the world.”
Uniting for Peace: Creating and promoting a global culture of peace, disarmament and sustainable development.
Uniting for Peace was established in April 2011 to promote Peace, Security and Disarmament, United Nations Human Rights, International Law, Development and Poverty Reduction
The organisation advocates governments and the international community to have a holistic approach to solve the problems of poverty reduction, sustainable development, environmental protection and end to pandemic diseases to go hand in hand, along with a vigorous drive to combat terrorism and WMDs. Uniting for Peace works with others for the principle goal of advancing peace in the world. It recognises that central to this goal, the scourge of war and armed conflict must be tackled.
Join us in making peace possible
Come and join us on Thursday 20 October at our Peace is Possible Conference to find out more about the EU brought peace to Europe.
To book your ticket, visit: bit.do/peaceispossible
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This post was written by Sophie Delaporte