• Promoting Peace and Justice in New Zealand and the Pacific through Education, the Sciences, Culture and the Free Exchange of Ideas
  • The Looking Beyond Disaster Youth Forum brought together 100 international young leaders.
  • Chalkle supports communities to teach and learn from each other - including exchanging fire skills!
  • Imagine My City enables young people to become innovative and critical thinkers in sustainable development.



The Goi Peace Foundation and UNESCO have organised an international essay contest for young people from all over the world. Participants will express themselves on the theme: “My Role in Creating a Peaceful World”. What is your vision of a peaceful and harmonious world? What can you and the young people of the world do to realize that vision?

The Goi Peace Foundation is an organization committed to building peace. Through cultural and educational programmes, its objectives are to enhance peace and respect for life and to raise awareness among young people on the role they could play in this area. This is an important opportunity for young people from all over the world to express themselves by writing an essay on current issues such as culture of peace, media and communication or sustainable development.


Deadline for Essays: 30 June 2010


Click here to find out more about this competition

The Goi Peace Foundation