Peace in Progress Nº 37



International Catalan Institute for Peace

International Forum on Peacebuilding in Mexico

With the of disseminating, analyzing and debating the peacebuilding opportunities in Mexico, ICIP organizes the first International Forum on Peacebuilding in Mexico which will take place at the Center for Contemporary Culture of Barcelona (CCCB) on 25, 26 and 27 September 2019.

The event, organized by ICIP together with Taula per Mèxic and the Mexican organization SERAPAZ, will be attended by more than 40 people from the academic world, social activism, institutions, culture and journalism.

Speakers include representatives of the Collective of Analysis of Security with Democracy (CASEDE), CIDOB, the Oaxaca Consortium for Parliamentary Dialogue, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Servicio Paz y Justicia (SERPAJ), the Center for Research and Higher Studies in Social Anthropology (CIESAS), the Mexican Commission for the Defense and Promotion of Human Rights, the Institute for Integrated Transitions and the Kellog Institute for International Studies of the University of Notre Dame. The Forum will also feature the participation of human rights defenders, threatened journalists and relatives of victims of forced disappearance.

The Forum will coincide with the fifth anniversary of the forced disappearance of 43 students from Ayotzinapa, in Iguala; a memorial ceremony with relatives of the disappeared will be held in parallel with the discussion panels.

Last publications

- Els pacifistes som els realistes, collection of texts by Vicent Martínez Guzmán. Published in Catalan by the ICIP and Angle Editorial in “Clàssics de la pau i la noviolència” collection.

© Generalitat de Catalunya

Tools Left Right