The African Peace Hub
The African Peace Hub was a project inspired commissioned and inaugurated by President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda.
Graham Brown was introduced to presidential aides Professor Sam Tulya-Muhika and General Elli Tumwi by Dr Mihaela Smith of the London based Smart Partnership to discuss the project.
His design shown opposite provides space for high level discussions between visiting groups where accommodation informal and formal meeting spaces are all brought within a secure environment that demonstrates the beauty and resolved calm of sustainable development on a site dedicated to Global Peace.
The project initiated by the creation of the Peace Garden and the Symbolic African Peace Statement in the form of a Reciprocal Frame array with a ring of head down tribal spears beneath. This was to be inaugurated at the summit of the African Union 2010 at the Speke Resort Munyonyo by President Museveni.
The Peace Garden and Symbolic Peace Statement were created in 72 hours prior to the opening of the summit, on rough land gifted by Dr Sudir Ruparilia the owner of Speke, in a remarkable act of dedication and will.