The World Forum on Democracy & Peace 2024

“United in Advancing Development, Democracy and Peace”

(Berlin; July 24th - 28th, 2024)

“The Future of Democracy, Tech and Humankind”

Ban Ki-moon (Secretary-General of the United Nations 2007-16)

“Global Governance of Culture”

Irina Bokova (10th Director-General of UNESCO)

"Continuing the Fight of Brave People"

Guy Verhofstadt (Prime Minister of Belgium 1999-2008)

"Wie weiter mit Europa?

Edmund Stoiber (Senior German Politician)

"Sehenden Auges in den großen Krieg? Warum der Westen seine Strategie ändern muss"

Sahra Wagenknecht (Senior German Politician)

"Promoting International Cooperation, Cultural Understanding & Peace"

Armin Laschet (Senior German Politician)

"Dimensionen & Konsequenzen der Zeitenwende“

Peer Steinbrück (Senior German Politician)

“Cultural Diplomacy & The Alliance of Civilisations”

Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser (High Representative for the UN Alliance of Civilizations)

“Enforcing the Genocide Convention”

Theodor Meron (President, UN Criminal Court)

“The Role of International Law in Promoting Human Rights”

Peter Tomka (President of the UN International Court of Justice)

“Sustainable Economies, Sustainable Technologies, Sustainable Industries”

Supachai Panitchpakdi (General Director of the UNCTAD)

"Hard Power, Soft Power"

Michael Chertoff (2nd USA Secretary of Homeland Security)

"Promoting Global Collaboration, Unity and Peace through Cultural Diplomacy"

Chuck Hagel (24th US Secretary of Defense)

"The Influence of American Diversity and Values Through the Rule of Law"

Alberto Gonzales (80th United States Attorney General of the United States)

"The Soft Power of Culture"

Dame Tessa Jowell (UK Minister for the Olympics)

"Economic Discontent with Globalization, how it is Managed and the Role of Global Education"

Gordon Brown (Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 2007-10)

"Understanding Afghanistan and Central Asia"

Malcolm Rifkind, (Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs of the UK)

Quett Masire (President of Botswana, 1980-1998)

Case Study Botswana

Joyce Hilda Banda (President of Malawi 2012-14)

"Talking Cultural Diplomacy & the Rights of Women”

John Agyekum Kufuor (President of Ghana 2001-09)

"Sustainable Business and Responsible Investments in The Face of Climate Change, Human Insecurities, and Unfettered Capitalism"