Seventh ECPD International Conference
RECONCILIATION, TOLERANCE AND HUMAN SECURITY IN THE BALKANS
”NEW BALKANS AND EUROPEAN UNION ENLARGEMENT"
October 21-22, 2011
The European Center for Peace and Development of the University for Peace established by the United Nations, an international educational and research institution, with headquarters in Belgrade, organize the ECPD Seventh International conference on Reconciliation and Human Security in the Balkans, to be held in Miločer, Montenegro, on October 21-22, 2011.
The Conference will be opened by the introductory speeches by H.E. Mr. Milo Đukanović, H.E. Dr. Boutros Boutros-Ghali, H.E. Mr. Yasushi Akashi and H.E. Dr. Erhard Busek.
This year’s conference will be focused on specific topic: “New Balkans and the European Union Enlargement” and it will be attended by the most prominent scientists, prestigious public figures from all Balkan countries, a number of EU countries, USA, Japan and other countries. We are enclosing a draft agenda of this Conference.
The Seventh ECPD International Conference will represent a continuation of realization of the ECPD International Research and Educational Project: “National Reconciliation, Inter-ethnic and Religious Tolerance and Human Security in the Balkans”. The Project under this title was launched in 2005 and the following year it was supplemented with the Human Security concept in the Balkans. In 2006, the ECPD International Permanent Study Group (IPSG) was also established. The main aims and objectives of the Conference and the IPSG were primarily directed towards – contribution to the promotion of stable peace and sustainable development in the post-conflict Balkan region. This project is realized with the support of the Government of Japan. In the meantime, six conferences and ten IPSG sessions were organized. The first three conferences were held in Belgrade, fourth in Miločer and last two on the Brioni Islands (Croatia).
After each Conference the Proceedings are published.
- Conference Draft Agenda
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The Maestral Resort & Casinò is situated in a romantic rocky bay on the Montenegrin coast, above a lovely sandy beach. It takes its name from the mild and scented wind, a constant companion of this picturesque rocky coast in summer months.
Adjacent to the south of the Maestral is an old fishing village, Pržno, whilst in the nearby bays are the wonderful king’s beaches of Miločer and the Queen’s Beach.
The small picturesque island Sveti Stefan will certainly convince you to stop by for an unforgettable visit, and in the evening the lively town of Budva, located to the north of Maestral, comes to life, offering the strollers narrow picturesque streets in the city centre and thousands of coffee bars and shops. But you will also be enchanted by Kotor and its monasteries embedded in history, as well as by the old Montenegrin capital Cetinje.