International Day of Non-Violence - 2 October 2016 from 10:00-13.00 hrs


10.00-10.20 hrs Meet and Greet

10.20-10.25 hrs Welcome to the Peace Palace by Mr. Erik de Baedts – Chairman Carnegie Foundation.

10.25-10.35 hrs Welcome and Opening Remarks by Mr. Ram Lakhina – Chairman St. Standbeeld Mahatma Gandhi

10.35-10.55 hrs “Relevance and Effectiveness of Non-Violence in Resolving Global Conflicts” by Mr. P. Feith – Senior Dutch Diplomat and International
Crisis Management Expert, Former International Civilian Representative for Kosovo and Head of the International Civilian Office

10.55-11.15 hrs “Role of Gandhi’s Non-Violence Campaigns in winning India’s Independence” by H.E. Mr. J.S. Mukul – Ambassador of India

11.15-11.30 hrs Concluding Address by Mr. Rabin S. Baldewsingh – Deputy Mayor of The Hague

11.30-11.55 hrs Musical Recital by Siddharth Kishna (sitar) – Heiko Dijker (tabla)

11.55-12.00 hrs Closing Remarks

12.00-13.00 hrs Network Reception