Kisumu Peace Festival Nov 2011
Lake Turkana Festival, Kisumu Peace Festival and National Museum of Kenya Exhibition
within the framework of the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions 2005, UNESCO Nairobi partnered with the National Museums of Kenya and the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Kenya to stage a series of cultural festivals for peace in various parts of Kenya The Lake Turkana festival in May, the Kisumu Peace festival in July and a youth arts festival that culminated in an Exhibition at the Nairobi Museum in November 2011. The peace festivals were part of government of Kenya efforts to bring about national healing and reconciliation after the post election conflict of in early 2008.
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