Global Peace Index 2018 Launch & Positive Peace Framework for Northern Ireland
The discussions will explore the GPI key findings, and also how Positive Peace impacts Northern Ireland 20 years after the Belfast Agreement.
Join The William J. Clinton Leadership Institute and the Senator George J. Mitchell Institute for Global Peace Security and Justice at Queen’s University Belfast in partnership with the Institute for Economics and Peace and Belfast City Council for the FREE launch of the Global Peace Index 2018 and a conversation about a positive peace framework for Northern Ireland.
Steve Killelea the Founder and Executive Chairman of the Institute for Economics and Peace will be the keynote speaker. Steve will be flying in from Sydney to launch this year’s Global Peace Index in Belfast following similiar launches at the United Nations Headquarters in New York and The Hague. Steve is an accomplished entrepreneur in high technology business development and an international leader at the forefront of philanthropic activities focused on sustainable development and peace.
The Global Peace Index is published each year by the Institute for Economics and Peace, which is now the world’s leading think tank dedicated to developing metrics to analyse peace and to quantify its economic value. As well as the Global Peace Index launch Steve will also be talking about the Institutes Positive Peace Report and how it is relevant to Northern Ireland 20 years after the Good Friday/Belfast Agreement.
This event is FREE thanks to the Belfast City Council.
6:00pm – Reception
6:30pm – Welcome and Opening Remarks
6:45pm – Talk from Steve Killelea
7:30pm – Q&A with Steve Killelea
7:50pm – Closing Remarks
8:00pm – Finish
Places will be limited on the night so booking through Eventbrite is essential. We are expecting a high demand for this event so please RSVP early to avoid disappointment. Register here.