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Global Peace Conference 2021

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Speakers

Jorge Peraza Breedy

Chief of Missions, El Salvador, Guatemala & Honduras (IOM)

Carla Hananía de Varela

Minister of Education El Salvador

Riz Farooqi

Founder of King Ly Chee, one of the first groups to introduce hardcore punk to China

Pawel Gumola

Leader of Moskwa, a legendary Polish punk band established in 1983

Chris Salewicz

Biographer of Bob Marley, Joe Strummer and others

Julien Poulson

Co-founder of Cambodian Space Project

Fikiri Nzoyisenga

RPF and Founder of Youth Coalition Against Gender-based Violence (known as SEMERERA)

Natalia Sineaeva-Pankowska

Never Again Association, RPFAA Europe Coordinator

Elaine Pratley

Conference Co-Chair

Muyi Yang

Rotary Peace Fellow, Incoming Kwok-Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholar at Oxford

Ramon Gras Aloma

Urban Innovation Researcher at Harvard, Co-Founder at Aretian

Monica Greco

Program Officer, Open Society Foundations. Former Rotary Global Scholar at Oxford

Sophie Ogutu

mother, unapologetic women's rights defender, community mobilizer, and above all - a feminist artist

Michael Lickers

Mohawk educator from Six Nations of the Grand River, Canada.

Ramzi Aburedwan

Musician, composer and conductor

Ugochi Abazi

Manager, Coalition and Diplomacy for Every Woman Treaty

Arnoldas Pranckevicius

Deputy Foreign Minister of Lithuania

Jerry Norman

Maori Kaumatua and Past District 9910 Governor

Lilly Satidtanasarn

13-year old environmental activist

Derek Chin

Trang Nguyen Thi Nhu

Elkin Salcedo

Priyanka Borpujari

Ibrahim Bah

Jaclyn McAlester

Abigail Connolly

Lai Yuen Looi

Lorrie Hayman

Wisdom Addo

Mahina Tuteur

Post-J.D. & Teaching Fellow at Ka Huli Ao Center for Excellence in Native Hawaiian Law.

Maya Sekine

Maya works to promote the Ainu language and culture through school and community.

Chaiwat Satha-Anand

Professor of Political Science at Thammasat University, Bangkok

Geoff Neil

Facilitator, Nagasaki National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims

Kathleen Doherty

Co-Chair Africa/Middle East Region Global Peace Conference 2021

Ana Patel

Speaker

Bill Rintz

Speaker

Amparo Restrepo

Speaker

Sharada Jnawali

Speaker

Mofidul Hoque

Co-founder, Liberation War Museum

Rafal Pankowski

NEVER AGAIN Association co-founder

Shannon Carter

Speaker

Juliet Adoch

Speaker

Dirk Lustig

Moderator

Claudia Caluori

International Legal Counsel and Mediator

Murtala Touray

Senior Africa Analyst

Phill Gittins

World BEYOND War, RPFAA Europe Coordinator

Remi Hilal

Speaker - Bird Story

Giorgi Gabedava

Speaker - Youth, Peace, and Security

Maria Manuela Cordoba Aguirre

Speaker - Youth, Peace, and Security

Roger Mac Ginty

Speaker

Serge Stroobants

Speaker - Measuring Peace

Henrique Garbino

mine action | peace operations | civil-military relations

Eva Czermak

Speaker

Eva Mackinely

Rotary Peace Fellow, Bradford

Fred VINCENT

RAGFP French Chapter

Urs Klemm

Rotary International Director 2021-23

Karishma sanu Sovvota

Singer-songwriter, Director-Teacher at her own music school Anondom Shongitangon

Maqsoodul Haque

Leader of Maqsood O Dhaka, the leading jazz-rock fusion band from Bangladesh

KARIM WASFI

Founder of Peace Through Arts (Iraq)

HAFSAT ABIOLA

President of Women in Africa Initiative

Erin Thomas

RAGFP Honorary Board Member

Leang SOK

Speaker

SUYHEANG KRY

Speaker - Invisible knot

Sabina Kaqinari

Speaker

Charles Allen

Speaker

Roslyn Williams George

Speaker - Your Global Peace Conference

Yogi Reppmann

Speaker

Melvin Mansour

Senior ME Officer

Susan Owiro-Chege

Programs Coordinator at Partnership for Peace and Security

Martha Mutisi

Senior Programme Officer at International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

Tareq Layka

Speaker

Kate Seewald

Speaker

Dave McCleary

Speaker

Mariny OY

Speaker

Kyaw Kyaw

Leader of ‘Rebel Riot’, a punk band from Yangon, Myanmar

Karin Augustat

Development Anthropologist Psychotherapist

Chaiwat Satha-Anand

Speaker - Opening Plenary Asia & Oceania

James Fortune

Executive Assistant, West Africa Youth Network

Serena Clark

Speaker

Trey Sheridan

Speaker

Mohamed Kanneh

Program Coordinator of the West African Youth Network in Sierra Leone

Taylor OConnor

Speaker

Israa Jomaa

Speaker

MASTER MFUNE

Speaker

David Normanyo

Speaker

Richelieu Allison

Moderator

Budoi Samuel

Tech Head Africa

Shohei Tsuiki

Speaker, atomic bomb survivor

Yoshiro Yamawaki

Speaker, atomic bomb survivor

Michiko Yokoyama

Facilitator, Nagasaki National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims

Nino Lotishvili

Founder of PRCT and Mindful Georgia

Remi Hilal

Arabic and English Singer-Songwriter

Issa Amro

Speaker

Wale Adeboye

Speaker

Peter Dixon

Speaker

Denise Melanie Lagrosa

Denise Melanie Du Lagrosa, EnP. Art Beyond Borders, Arts for Peace and International Understanding

Farida Nabourema

Farida Nabourema, is a social activist and writer, as well as the unequivocal voice of Togo’s pro-democracy movement.

Rita M. Lopidia

Speaker

Serena Clark

Post-doctoral researcher

Walter Gyger

Speaker

Gretchen Alther

Sr. Leadership Development Specialist | Leadership Program Senior Manager

MANUEL FERNANDEZ MORALES

Professor, Researchers and sometimes Lawyer

Ignacio Asis

Speaker

Allwell Akhigbe

Speaker

Grace Van Zyl

Rotarian, Financial Life Strategist, Serial Entrepreneur

Bianca Neff

Speaker

Yuvani Thanawala

Speaker - Environmental Responsibility

Saifullah Muhammad

A success story of Rohingya Football Club and Youth empowerment

Jose Barzola

Consultant || Peacebuilder || Facilitator || Mediator || Speaker || Higher Education Professional

ElsaMarie DSilva

Founder of Red Dot Foundation Global

Scott Nishimoto

Speaker

Mirali Shukla

Bio-Cultural Conservation

Priyanka Borpujari

Writer. Independent Journalist. Communications Consultant.

Dr Thein Moe WIN

[PhD-UNSW, M.Eng., B.Eng.(Hons), MIEAust]

Le Sen

A believer in positive changes

Htet-Yamone Aung

Student at the University of Melbourne from Mandalay, Myanmar

Chris Lwin

Speaker

Richard Htayreh

Practical aspect with can do mentality

supreet k singh

Speaker

Michael Chew

creativity for change

Nikhil Sharma

Applied Theatre Practitioner

Anirudh Prakash

Applied theater student, Rangbhumi

Naman Gupta

Applied theatre student, Rangbhumi

Anamitra Patnaik

Applied Theatre student, Rangbhumi

Chetna Mehrotra

An Applied Theatre Practitioner

Roshan Karkera

Applied Theatre Practitioner

francis sakwa

Non violent is a process of peacebuilding

Maya Youssef

Speaker, composer and virtuoso of the qanun: disseminating peace through the healing power of music.

Regina Mutiru Mwendwa

Programs Officer

Megan Kelly

Speaker

Yeela Raanan

Speaker

Burcu Ayan

Speaker

Katherine Hughes-Fraitekh

Co-Founder and International Director

Yvonne Henry

Global Implementation Director

Nora Didkowsky

Speaker

Nil Delahaye

Co-founder at BoMoVu

Sellah King'oro

Sellah N. King’oro is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya, a social researcher, mediator and gender expert.

Booths

Conference Chair Welcome

Introduction to the 2021 Global Peace Conference!

FAQs Booth

Visit this booth to read through frequently asked questions regarding Hopin and navigating this conference.

Denise Lagrosa

Regional Coordinator for the Philippines of Global Arts for Peace Project, UNESCO awarded project for Peace.