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Event Details

Event Date

23 September 2019 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Location

Woburn Suite G22/26
Malet Street
Senate House
University of London WC1E 7HU
United Kingdom

Peace Prize laureates Pastor Dr James Wuye and Imam Dr Muhammad Ashafa mark the UN International Day of Peace and share ideas for Nigeria. They have been working for peace in Nigeria since 1995. Laureates of the Fondation Chirac Prize for Conflict Prevention and twice nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, they will speak about their ongoing work, and the challenges facing Nigeria today.

They will be joined by:

Dr Musa Aliyu, lecturer in Journalism and Media, Coventry University; author, researcher and commentator on Boko Haram.

Dr Alan Channer, Director & Producer, The Imam and the Pastor ; Co-Director of the ‘Summer Academy on Land, Security and Climate’ (Geneva Centre for Security Policy & Initiatives of Change, Switzerland)

Amina Dikedi-Ajakaiye, President, Creators of Peace, Geneva

Vivien Kwande, Co-Founder, Life Aid International Initiative, Nigeria.

Chair: Professor Philip Murphy, Director, Institute of Commonwealth Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London

The meeting is jointly organised by the Westminster United Nations Association and the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London

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Contact

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David Wardrop