"From the International Year for the Culture of Peace
to the International Decade" 

Panel 5


In Greece, the UNESCO Chair of the Aristotle University in Thessaloniki carried out an interfaculty, interdisciplinary Programme dedicated to the culture of peace during both academic semesters of 2000 (...) 


The International Year was celebrated by projects, publications, seminars, conferences, workshops, exhibitions and festivals to promote the culture of peace throughout the country.


In Italy, several monuments and historical places were chosen as symbols of the Culture of Peace, including the "Brunelleschi Dome" in the Basilica of S.Maria del Fiore, as a symbol of peace for people of different religions and ethnic groups.

For more information country by country:
"Peace on the Move" Newsletter