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O R G A N I Z I N G F O R P E A C E D AY

International Summit on Peace The International Summit on Peace, a collaboration between JCI and the Government of Sarawak, Malaysia, was a culmination of the Peace is Possible campaign in 2017 to

“I count it a great privilege to have represented my country, Nigeria, at an epic and timely event such as the International Summit on Peace is Malaysia. For me, all activities (keynotes, panels, group discussions,

give young people from across the globe a voice, vision and

peace rally and concert) at the

platform for everlasting world peace.

summit were simply life-transforming.

The event brought together over 700 participants from nearly 100 countries, engaged 35 likeminded organizations and reached more than four million individuals through social media

I sincerely wish for a replay!” – Paul Akingbola, JCI Nigeria

alone. This unparalleled event featured global experts, regional peacemakers and keynote speakers. High-level dialogue on global issues, formulating concrete solutions and defined

P E A C E C O N C E R T A N D R A L LY

expectations for action resulted in the Youth Proclamation for Peace. The proclamation recognized that engaged, mobilized and empowered active citizens are our greatest resource to achieve peace and committed the young leaders of the Summit to accept and assume responsibility for taking action and ensuring peace is possible for all.

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2017 JCI Impact Report  

Take a look at the impact JCI members have created around the world over the last year helping advance the Global Goals for Sustainable Deve...

2017 JCI Impact Report  

Take a look at the impact JCI members have created around the world over the last year helping advance the Global Goals for Sustainable Deve...

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