FOUNDER & CEO
Peter is the founder of Cultural Infusion, an international organisation that aims to facilitate intercultural contact through a range of sustainable arts and engagement programs aimed at building cultural harmony within communities and schools. Cultural Infusion’s Education program are delivered to an annual audience of more than 350,000 students across Australia, South Africa, Egypt, Cambodia, India and Brazil.
Peter’s work has been recognized internationally. In Feb 2013, Peter was invited to Vienna to be presented with the United Nations Intercultural Innovation Award for Cultural Infusion’s Sound Infusion project. In May 2013, in a collaborative process with the team at Cultural Infusion developed the winning slogan for the United Nations “Do One thing for Diversity and Inclusion” campaign. The slogan Divided We Fall, United We Stand, Diversified We Grow was launched at the Opening by the UN High Representative H.E. Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser in Baku, Azerbaijan as part of the World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue.
In June 2013, Peter was presented with the Cultural Revolution Award by the Punjab Government of Pakistan in recognition of 25 years’ contribution to cultural diversity through arts and cultural programs.
In 2014, Peter was appointed as the Patron of the Model Global Parliament, was an Ambassador for the 2014 Australia Internet Governance Forum and was recently appointed as a World Music Councillor for the Music Council of Australia. In 2014, Peter was also elected to the Global Council of United Religions Initiative which works to cultivate justice and peace through more than 700 hundred grassroots organizations in more than 85 countries.
In 2015, Peter was appointed an associate of Gary Bouma, the UNESCO Chair for Intercultural and Interreligious Relations, Asia – Pacific.
In 2016, Peter was made Chair of the Lahore International Conference on Culture
In 2017, Peter received the 2017 Peace Ambassador Award from the Centre for Peace Studies in Sri Lanka.
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