The International Conference “European Identity”, organized by the Belgrade Catholic Archdiocese with the support of the International Foundation for Sustainable Peace and Development (IFSPD), was held on 9 November 2018, in Belgrade (Serbia).
The objective of this conference was to send a message of peace on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. The Belgrade Catholic Archbishop, His Excellency Stanislav Hocevar, and H.E. Sem Fabrizi, Ambassador of the EU Delegation to Serbia made a welcoming speech and in their speeches they stressed the importance of holding this conference, as well as the relevance of the issues to be discussed. The opening speech was delivered by Prof. Darko Tanaskovic, Ph.D., a fully-fledged member of the IFSPD. Prof. Dr. Tanaskovich, in his speech, touched upon many topical issues that impede the establishment of peace, and the ability to overcome these problems.