- Welcome remarks
- Message by UN Secretary-General (TBC)
- Panel discussion on "Education for Human flourishing"
- Concluding remarks
Members of the Panel:
- H.E. Ambassador Ruchira Kamboj, Permanent Representative of India to the UN - Dr. Bernice A. King, CEO, The King Center, Atlanta - Princess Hayu of Indonesia, Youth representative and digital education transformation champion.
The discussion will be moderated by Dr. Anantha Duraiappah, Director UNESCO MGIEP.
The International Day of Non-Violence is observed on 2 October, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, the apostle of peace and non-violence. According to General Assembly resolution A/RES/61/271 of 15 June 2007, which established the commemoration, the International Day is an occasion to "disseminate the message of non-violence, including through education and public awareness". The resolution reaffirms "the universal relevance of the principle of non-violence" and the desire "to secure a culture of peace, tolerance, understanding and non-violence".