The European Center for Peace and Development, Belgrade, Serbia

Promotion of peace, reconciliation, socio-economic development and international cooperation through capacity building that is achieved by organizing and offering postgraduate studies, applied research, consulting and dissemination of knowledge.   


ECPD Executive Director, prof.dr. Negoslav Ostojić


 ECPD Academic Council President, H.E. prof. dr. Takehiro Togo



University for Peace, est. by United Nations


Headquartered in Costa Rica, the United Nations-mandated University for Peace was established in December 1980 as a Treaty Organization by the UN General Assembly. As determined in the Charter of the University, the mission of the University for Peace is: “to provide humanity with an international institution of higher education for peace with the aim of promoting among all human beings the spirit of understanding, tolerance and peaceful coexistence, to stimulate cooperation among peoples and to help lessen obstacles and threats to world peace and progress, in keeping with the noble aspirations proclaimed in the Charter of the United Nations.”

 University for Peace overview video

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Program of the Conference

15 - 16 October 2020