About The Event
UPF Africa is pleased to invite you to participate in the 3rd series of the International Leadership Conference (ILC2021) which will be held on September 9th – 10th, 2021 dedicated to the theme: "Towards a peaceful reunification of the Korean Peninsula: Prospects for Economic Development and Peace, Ideologies, Worldviews and International Relations." This program will feature current and former heads of state, First Ladies, parliamentarians, government ministers, religious leaders, Women Leaders, Youth Leaders and academic experts discussing prospects for peace and security on the Korean peninsula
The peaceful reunification of Korea is one of the main goals of the UPF, its Associations and partner Organizations. The founders of UPF, Rev. Dr. Sun Myung Moon and Dr. Hak Ja Han Moon, described this as an important stepping stone for achieving peace in the world.
What vision and perspectives for a reunification of the Korean peninsula in a competing ideological,
geopolitical and economic environment? What are the most sensitive areas in order to best achieve
this objective? Economic cooperation is an avenue to explore and develop as a factor in bringing the
two peoples together. Are there opportunities for convergence in the business world? How can African
countries which have trade relations with one of the two Koreas or both at the same time contribute
to the reconciliation of the two Korean peoples and promote reunification? Doing business, make
peace. How to transcend the differences in ideology, regime and political opinion between North and
South, and put into practice the ideal of brotherhood and unity between two divided peoples?
How parliamentary diplomacy could be a favorable asset to this process. What are the advantages of
parliamentary diplomacy to achieve this objective? What role can the media and civil society play in
order to generate this force of attraction and this desire for reunification, repeatedly through different
forms of cooperation such as Meetings of separated families, Sports and scientific cooperation
between the 2 Korea, Tourist visits, etc…?
September 9th – 10th, 2021
Solutions to the World Peace
For the Firm Establishment of a Heavenly Unified World
An economy shared by all people
Governance where all people can participate
Ethics practiced together by all people