Special Invited Guest Speaker
Ambassador Anwarul K. Chowdhury
“The Culture of Peace and Healing for Humanity”
March 8th, 2018
Ambassador Anwarul K. Chowdhury has devoted many years as an inspirational champion for sustainable peace and development and ardently advancing the cause of the global movement for the culture of peace that has energized civil society all over the world.
As a career diplomat, Permanent Representative to United Nations, President of the UN Security Council, President of UNICEF Board, UN Under-Secretary-General and High Representative, the Senior Special Advisor to the UN General Assembly President, and recipient of the U Thant Peace Award, UNESCO Gandhi Gold Medal for Culture of Peace, Spirit of the UN Award, University of Massachusetts Boston Chancellor’s Medal for Global Leadership for Peace, and the Gandhi-King-Ikeda Community Builders Prize awarded by Morehouse College, Atlanta, Ambassador Chowdhury has a wealth of experience in the critical issues of our time – peace, sustainable development and human rights.