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2021 Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition: Submit your ideas and projects!

Changemakers from the age of 13 and above, who are involved with or want to take an innovative approach towards solutions that fuel social entrepreneurship and champion the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), are invited to join our global challenge.

Report: Local SDGs Youth Dialogue 2021

In March 2021, the Goi Peace Foundation helped organize the Local SDGs Youth Dialogue, a three-day event sponsored by the Japanese Ministry of the Environment, combining online and face-to-face sessions in Okayama and Shiga Prefectures…

Three Intergovernmental Organizations to Receive the Multilateralism Peace Award

The Goi Peace Foundation presents the Multilateralism Peace Award to honor organizations that are making outstanding contributions to promoting multilateralism and fostering a culture of peace. This year, the Multilatera…

Call for Essays: 2021 International Essay Contest for Young People

Young people from around the world are invited to enter the 2021 International Essay Contest for Young People organized by the Goi Peace Foundation. The theme for this year’s contest is “What is Life?”

Winners announced – 2020 Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition

Winners of the 2020 competition were announced at a virtual award ceremony held on December 10, 2020.

Report: Online “Winners’ Gathering” for Winners of the 2020 International Essay Contest for Young People

The International Essay Contest for Young People aims to harness the energy, creativity and initiative of the world’s youth in promoting a culture of peace and sustainable development, and to inspire society to learn fro…

2020 Goi Peace Award Acceptance Speech delivered by Jacques Attali


Join the Source of Wonder – Holiday Edition – December 27

We are delighted to offer this 2-hour BEST OF Source of Wonder event, featuring choice selections from our 80 illuminating Presenters & Artists … and now, honoring the Worldwide Youth whose consciousness, conscientiousness and sense of wonder we wish to nurture — and to learn from!

Watch the Video of Goi Peace Foundation Forum 2020


2020 International Essay Contest for Young People – Winners Announced!

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 International Essay Contest for Young People. From among 33,632 entries from 166 countries, the following winners were selected. We take this opportunity to thank all of you who participated in the contest!