Geneva Peace Week 2021 Opening Ceremony
Friday 5 November 2021
Auditorium Ivan Pictet - Maison de la Paix, and Online
The Geneva Peace Week Closing Ceremony will close Geneva Peace Week 2021(GPW21), and this public event will take place in-person (Auditorium Ivan Pictet, Maison de la Paix). The Ceremony will also be streamed online, on the GPW homepage.
The Geneva Peace Week Closing Ceremony will conclude the week, focusing on this year's theme: From seeds to systems of peace: Weathering today’s challenges. GPW21 aims to galvanize leadership, build trust and contribute to transforming international cooperation.
The Closing Ceremony will conclude GPW21 by drawing out key insights that emerged from the Online Workshops and Digital Series contributions, and will include key-note speeches from high-level speakers, discussions, video contributions, and attendee participation and engagement. The Ceremony will place a focus on what lies ahead, and how these insights can impact the work of peacebuilders beyond Geneva Peace Week.
The Ceremony has been organized by the Geneva Peace Week Consortium of partner organizations.
IMPORTANT: Please note that an indoor public session is limited to attendees with a Swiss or European COVID certificate, and that a face masks must be worn to all in-person events in the Maison de la paix. There will be a maximum amount of attendees who can join in-person sessions, and we ask you to only register if you can definitely come. Please note that registration for an in-person session will not guarantee entry upon arrival, and that registered participants will be allowed inside on a first-come-first-served basis.
To register, please visit the GPW website.