PROGRAM

7th WORLD PEACE FORUM “ COMMUNICATION OF PEACE

13th-26th NOVEMBER and 7th DECEMBER 2017

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH 2017 – PALAZZO DEI CONGRESSI, LUGANO FROM 9:00 A.M TO 4:00 P.M

 

 

Inauguration of the 7th edition of World Peace Forum with the welcoming speech by Miss Margherita Maffeis, President and founder of Culture Ticino Network Association. There will be a musical performance by the students of the Middle School of Massagno, directed by Beppe Sanzari (Music Professor) and after that a moment of networking.

All day will be devoted to primary, middle and high schools of Ticino, with interesting workshops related to the theme of “Communication of Peace”.

The proposed workshops will be structured in training modules tailored according to the age of the children and will be held by both industry professionals, Associations and non-profit Foundations.

The 2017 edition of the World Peace Forum is pleased to present the Associations and Foundations that take part in the day of Monday, November 13, 2017: Culture Ticino Network Association, art therapist Federica Dubbini , Stopdesert Association, Arbor Fondation , Ridere per Vivere Association, Corpo delle Guardie di Confine, ASSEFA Association, Famiglie Affidatarie Association, Amnesty International, Chaba Association, COOPI Suisse Association.

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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18TH 2017 – VILLA SASSA, LUGANO FROM 5:00 P.M

This year will be so special for the World Peace Forum because will be the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the Philippines and Switzerland; for celebrating this important event we will have the honour to host  the Philippines Embassy of Bern.

The second day of the World Peace Forum will start from 5:00 p.m, it will partecipate a lot of important and international guests and it will have the opportunity to admire an Art Gallery of Philippine Artists:

The Phillippine Artists are:

Marissa Gonzalez

Pamela Gotangco

Tina Heiter

Norlando Pobre

The program of the first part will be soon online

From 7:00 p.m to 12.00 p.m it will take place the Vernissage and the presentation of the Philippine Artists, later there will be an aperitif and the Charity Gala Dinner that will be plenty of guests, cultural moment and music. We will have the pleasure to be gladdened by the wonderful voice of the soprano Armela Fortuna, by the tenore Mirko Provini and by the musician Beppe Sanzari. The evening will take place in the wonderful frame of Villa Sassa in Lugano at “Ai Giardini di Sassa” Restaurant, the event will be presetend by the ex former journalist of RSI, Maristella Polli, well known personality of Ticino

For enrollment please send an e-mail to: segretariato@maffeisnetwork.ch or call us: 091.922.95.18

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH 2017 – CINEMA LUX, MASSAGNO FROM 3:30 P.M

There will be an unmissable show of solidarity “Give a smile”, it will hold at Cinema Lux of Massagno  from 3:30 P.M  This performance will represent the theme “Communication of Peace” through artistic discipline of dancing, music and  singing.

The artists will be:

Daniel Er, illusionist and mentalist

Francesca Parrotta, singer

Duo Full House, cabaret

Julia Gertseva and students, songs of peace

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21TH 2017 – FRANKLIN UNIVERSITY, SORENGO FROM  7:00 P.M

The fourth day of the World Peace Forum will take place at the Franklin University, there will be a Cultural public conference

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 26TH 2017 – SALA MULTIUSO, PARADISO FROM 4:00 P.M

There will be an unforgettable show of solidarity.  It will take place at Sala Multiuso in Paradiso from 4:00  P.M,

The artists will be:

Manos como palomas, flamenco

Samah Gayed, dance of peace

Loris Allemann, singer-songwriter

Ashkenazy ballet, ballet classic and modern

 

The program will be online as soon as possibile

THURSDAY, 7TH DECEMBER 2017

Solidarity concert by the Kolping Singers of Lugano

The program will be online as soon as possibile