The City of Zadar, Croatia celebrated again its Treaty of Peace of 1358, on 17 February, under the aegis of the ENPP.

Like in previous years, the Commemorations were centered on the St. Francis Monastery, where this Treaty was signed, in a joint organization of the Municipality of Zadar, Basic School “Islands of Zadar” and the Monasteries of St. Francis and St. Mary, of Zadar.

After the entry of the “Peace Flag” and the greetings of the organizers, people had the opportunity to attend a musical and traditional dances performance by students of the city schools and the release of balloons with messages of peace. A visit to the sacristy where the Peace Treaty was signed and the Museum of the Monastery of St. Francis completed the Commemoration Program of the Signing of a Treaty 659 years ago.

On 21st and 22nd October, Hubertusburg Castle Friendship Association held the 6th edition of the Biennial Conference on Peace. This year the conference is on the theme “Religion and Peace” and has the patronage of former Prime Minister of Saxony, Professor Kurt Biedenkopf. Meanwhile, the Youth Peace Award that distinguishes the best artistic and literary works of German youth on the theme of Peace and has the patronage of the Minister of Culture of Saxony, Brunhild Kurth, will be delivered.