Several organizations are excited about the Centenary of the Peace Palace and are commited to its celebration. The events that you find on the special Centenary website, are therefore organized by various organizations. More information on the organizer(s) of an event, you will find on the website of the event itself. The Peace Palace Centenary website is an initiative of the Carnegie Foundation, the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the municipality of The Hague.
August 28th marks the centennial anniversary of the Peace Palace in The Hague. Since its inauguration, the Peace Palace has become a worldwide icon of Peace and Justice. A chain of special events are scheduled between August 28th and September 21st, the UN Day of Peace, to emphasize The Netherlands’ unwavering commitment to a better world in which conflicts are settled peacefully.