The motto of UNESCO is “Building peace in the minds of men and women.” UNESCO seeks to build a culture of peace through peaceful approaches to living and international interaction, for example, non-violence, mutual respect, acceptance, intercultural dialogue, and interfaith reconciliation. The UNESCO constitution asserts that “since wars begin in the minds of men, it is […]
Global Citizenship Educators at Global Citizenship Education Network; Member of Boston Global Forum’s Editorial Board Dr. Gakiya’s research aims to advance the understanding and practice of organizational learning and change. She takes an innovative approach to leadership education and social entrepreneurship, putting the focus on human resiliency, well-being, and peacebuilding. She is particularly interested in how the physical and […]
The Global Citizen Network (GCN) is a Member of the Global Citizenship Education Network (GCEN) of the UNESCO Chair in Global Learning and Global Citizenship Education, UCLA. It is an initiative of the Boston Global Forum (BGF), based in Boston, Massachusetts, which was founded to bring together thought leaders and experts from around the globe to participate […]
Global Citizen Certificates are provided to individuals who pledge and demonstrate common values such as peace, development, and sustainability in their lives and learning. Certificates provide outstanding individuals with access to educational resources, lectures, online forums, and mentorship from international leaders and educators.
THE ETHICS CODE OF CONDUCT FOR CYBER PEACE AND SECURITY (ECCC) Version 3.0 Governor Michael Dukakis, Mr. Nguyen Anh Tuan, Mr. Allan Cytryn, Prof. Nazli Choucri, Prof. Thomas Patterson, Prof. Derek Reveron, Prof. John E. Savage, Prof. John Quelch, Prof. Carlos Torres. The Boston Global Forum’s Ethics Code of Conduct for Cyber Peace and Security (ECCC) makes the […]
Preventing Cyber Conflict: A 21st Century Challenge Allan Cytryn, Nazli Choucri, Michael Dukakis, Ryan C. Maness, Tuan Nguyen, Derek S. Reveron, John E. Savage, and David Silbersweig At the 2016 G-7 Summit at Ise-Shima, Japan, countries affirmed their commitment to support an open, secure, and reliable cyberspace through the application of international law to state […]
(November 21, 2016) On October 27, 2016, one of the GCEN Co-founders – Professor John Savage, joined Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang for a discussion about Cyber Civil Defense. President Tran Dai Quang expressed his concern about cybersecurity improvement and his encouragement for further collaboration between Vietnam and the United State in the field of […]