International Year for the Culture of Peaceto the International Decade"
AFRICA Panel 5
The Sahel office of UNESCO (Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger) launched several culture of peace
activities and created a specific packet of information bringing together different
elements of the International Year and the Manifesto 2000.
In Algeria, more than 780
000 signatures were collected on the Manifesto 2000 by mobilizing the entire society.
Posters featuring the 6
points of the Manifesto 2000 were distributed in all the schools of the
country involving students in the culture of peace.