Elect The Council showcased our project at the annual Paris Peace Forum held at the La Grande Halle de la Villette, Paris from the 11th – 13th November 2020. There were over 7 000 participants representing 164 countries joined by 33 heads of state and government as well as 12 international organizations. The objective was to advance concrete global governance solutions.
Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary-General was the key speaker at the Soft Opening on the evening of the 11th November.
114 projects showcased their work at the event, including Elect The Council. Our stall had a wide variety of information leaflets and on 12th November Dr Jakkie Cilliers gave a presentation. He started with the video, explained our proposal and the thinking that structured and influenced the proposal.