Seminar programme | Participants biographies


Media advisory


Press release - First day


Press release - Second day

Second day: 16:15 | Concluding Session

Closing statements: 

Mr. Peter Launsky-Tieffenthal

Mr. Levent Gümrükçü, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Turkey

First day: 10:00 - 11:00 | Keynote address and Q&A: The status of international peace efforts

Mr. Robert Serry, Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process and Personal Representative of the Secretary-General to the Palestine Liberation Organization and the Palestinian Authority

ModeratorMr. Peter Launsky-Tieffenthal

The 2012 International Media Seminar on Peace in the Middle East took place  on the 12 & 13 June at the Centre International de Conférences Genève in  Geneva, Switzerland.
The Seminar focused on the role of the media in covering different aspects of recent events in Middle East, especially the Arab Spring, and how they relate to the situation in Israel and Palestine.

Seminar programme & Participants biographies

The programme also included a peace concert by the “InTerraPax quintet” and a screening of the Tribeca Official Selection documentary My Neighbourhood by Just Vision. 

The 2012 International Media Seminar on Peace in the Middle East took place  on the 12 & 13 June at the Centre International de Conférences Genève in  Geneva, Switzerland.

The Seminar focused on the role of the media in covering different aspects of recent events in Middle East, especially the Arab Spring, and how they relate to the situation in Israel and Palestine.

Seminar programme & Participants biographies


The programme also included a peace concert by the “InTerraPax quintet”
and a screening of the Tribeca Official Selection documentary My Neighbourhood by Just Vision.