World Peace Day Association / Association Journee Mondiale De La Paix

The World Peace Day Association works to bring together the Geneva-based United Nations system, regional organizations, non-governmental organizations and individuals in Geneva to celebrate the International Day of Peace on the third Tuesday of every September. The organization especially emphasizes the promotion and celebration of Peace through cultural, spiritual and educational activities.

In the past year we strengthened our public awareness campaign for the Eradication of poverty, especially extreme poverty, by continuing to promote the innovative strategy of Basic Livelihood Allocation for All People.

In February WPD participated at the UNCTAD X Conference and the preceding NGO

In June we participated in the Geneva 2000 Forum organised on the occasion of the UN General Assembly Copenhagen +5.