TAPS International Global Summit

July 17 - 19, 2018
Washington, D.C.

TAPS Global Summit is an international conference with meetings held at the White House, US Capitol, TAPS National Headquarters, US Department of State, Embassies in Washington, and the Institute of Peace.

Delegates include those who have “made the ultimate sacrifice” in the fight for freedom and who now have a unique opportunity to form a global coalition to raise the next generation in stable societies. 

TAPS Internationl Event

 

Outcomes

  • Shared goal of raising the next generation free of violent extremism
  • Understanding that grief is universal; bringing cultures together to heal transgenerational trauma
  • Commitment to be a voice of intolerance of terrorism 

 

Attendance

TAPS welcomes all nations with organized programs supporting the families of deceased military members to attend.  Each nation may bring 2 official delegates, 1 delegate being a surviving family member and up to 5 total guests. These delegates will participate in working sessions and on panels. Additional global leaders in the prevention of violent extremism are also invited to attend all summit events.

 

Countries Invited

Afghanistan
Armenia
Australia
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Canada
Columbia
Croatia
France
Germany
India
Iraq
Israel
Japan
Kenya
Lebanon
The Netherlands
New Zealand
Nigeria
Norway
Philippines
Poland
Rwanda
South Africa
South Korea
Sri Lanka
Uganda
Ukraine
United Kingdom (UK)
United Arab Emirates (UAE)
Yemen

 

Nominate a Country or Organization

To nominate a country or an organization to the invitation list or for more information on this Global Summit, complete this Request More Information on the Global Summit form.