MANILA, Philippines – Known as the Pearl of the Orient because of its strategic location on Pacific trade routes and magnificent harbor, Manila was the proud host of the 2017 Global Peace Convention.
Under this year's theme, "Moral and Innovative Leadership: New Models for Peace and Development," peacemakers from 40 nations convened for a powerful 3-day global convention.
Attendees were of every age and various religious, national, cultural, racial and ethnic backgrounds, youth leaders, and experts in business, international development, and education for a unique opportunity to explore critical global issues.
Shared were best practices and the focus was to develop innovative and action-driven solutions to building peace and social cohesion, while strengthening robust multi-stakeholder partnerships... Read Mar. 17, 2017's Issue Here.