The Ideas for Peace can also be downloaded as a PDF file.
On the occasion of the commemoration of the centenary of the end of World War I, 500 young people from over 48 countries gathered in Berlin for the international youth meeting Youth for Peace – 100 Years After World War I, 100 Ideas for Peace ”from 14 to 18t November 2018.
Following previous youth events on Hartmannswillerkopf in the French Vosges (2014) and in Verdun (2016), the youth meeting presented the opportunity to move beyond the Franco-German perspective and discuss the lessons of peace learned as a result of World War I from European and transnational viewpoints. The meeting culminated in an event on 18 November 2018 during which Ideas for Peace were presented to and discussed with FrankWalter Steinmeier, President of the Federal Republic of Germany, and Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic.
The Franco-German Youth Office (FGYO) is an international organization working for Franco-German cooperation, which has enabled nearly 9 million young people from France and Germany to participate in 320,000 exchange programs since 1963.