Paris Peace Forum

Paris Peace Forum - The second edition of the Paris Peace Forum opens today. Some thirty heads of state and governments will be present. French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to deliver an opening speech at 9.30 this morning.

The two day event is being held in the Grande Halle de la Villette, north of Paris and will see several projects presented related to climate change, inequality, misinformation, and cybercrime.

 

 

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