Conference of Hope Series
|UPF launched the "Conference of Hope" series on the foundation of its Rally of Hope series. The "Conference of Hope" series allows greater focus on specific topics related to peace, security and human development. In 2022 the "Conference of Hope" series addressed growing threats to human rights and basic freedoms—freedom of thought, conscience and religion. The "Conference of Hope" features speakers from across the world who offer their insights and recommendations aimed at building a world of lasting peace. The "Conference of Hope" series seeks to build a unified and more peaceful world around the core ideals of interdependence, mutual prosperity and universal values.|
Washington, D.C.—The 2nd "Conference of Hope" was held in South Korea on December 17 and live streamed to millions of viewers globally.
Seoul, Korea—The greatest difference between open, free societies and authoritarian regimes is respect for human rights and religious freedom.