Kenya: The UN International Day of Peace

 

Prepared by WFWP Kenya

The WFWP Kenya chapter celebrated the UN international Day at the center of the Single Mothers Association Kenya in Nairobi on the 29th September 2017 with the theme: “Together for Peace, respect, safety and Dignity for all’.

The program was attended by children from the Day care in the center and also the students from the neighboring school.

The Director of the center Mrs Angelina  Okweya Nandwa received the WFWP Team well and had organized the venue where the program will be held.

The visiting team consisted of the WFWP Kenya officials, a UPA intern Suyoung Cho and Shinosuke a CIG Missionary.

The program began with prayers, introductions, Entertainment followed by speeches which included the 2017 message of the UN Secretary General on issues of Youth.

The children received donations of beautiful fans and book marks, items which are made by children at the Suwon MCF and kindly donated by WFWP Korea  Gyeonginambu Region which is a sister Region to WFWP Kenya . Mrs Susan Kone the President of the WFWP Kenya showed the participants the photos of the children making the items at the Suwon MCF in Gyeonginambu and they were all so impressed and grateful for the presents. WFWP Kenya gave donations of food items which were shared by all the participants.

After the presentation of the donations the director of the center received some tokens and in her closing remarks thanked the WFWP for holding the program in their center. She promised to work in partnership with the WFWP in educating and empowering the youth in the community and to create an environment of Peace. There were 50 participants.

The program ended with a group photo and refreshments.

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