Category: News

Europe: Conference on “Europe and the Future of Human Rights”

  By Jacques Marion, UPF Europe To commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the historic Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the Universal Peace Federation (UPF), together with partnering organisations, conv ened on December 12, 2018, in the European Parliament in Strasbourg, two panels of eminent scholars, campaigners and practitioners to consider the theme: ‘Europe...

Italy: Seventy Years of Human Rights

  By Stefania Ciacciarelli, UPF Italy In Monza, year after year, the appointment with human rights is renewed on December 10th, thanks to the initiatives promoted by the UPF – Universal Peace Federation and the commitment of the president of the association’s Monza chapter, Mr. Carlo Chierico, on the occasion of the anniversary...

Slovakia: 70th International Day of Human Rights

    By Barbara Grabner, UPF Slovakia During the last 70 years, Europe has become a key player in the promotion of human rights internationally. But various pressures increasingly dilute the original value system. Recently, the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg legitimized the Islamic blasphemy code in the interests of preserving...

Romania: One day Divine Principle Workshop & Social Project

  Prepared by CARP Romania We concluded last week by organizing successful one-day Divine Principle Workshop and social project together with CARP members and GMP international members. Three young people received the contents of 1 Day Divine Principle workshop (Principle of Creation, Human Fall and Principle of Restoration) and 13 others participated in...

Lithuania: Significance & Value of the Blessing

By Aram & Roma Karagezian, FFWPU Lithuania In Vilnius, Lithuania Sunday, December 8 seminar on the Significance & Value of the Blessing was conducted by Galina Chernomorets, East Europe BFD Director.  Many families and young member attended. It was good to remind ourselves of the preciousness of the Blessing, and importance to pass...

Italy: Religious Freedom Conference

Prepared by FFWPU Italy On November 28th, in Florence, at the historic “Academy of Sciences and Literature – La Colombaria”, a conference was held on the theme of religious freedom in Italy. The Family Federation Italy, held a speech, together with other Evangelical Churches, such as: Waldensian Church, Italian Mission for the Gospel,...

Ukraine: Meeting for Second Generation Department Leaders

  Prepared by FFWPU Ukraine Ukraine hosted a special meeting for leaders responsible for Second Generation education in the Eastern Europe region. Representatives from seven countries took part in the meeting. They listened to each other’s reports about the situation of the Second Generation in each of the nations. In their discussion they...

Austria: Interreligious Round Table

  By Marinela Stefanc, UPF Austria On 28 November 2018, in the office of the IAPD (Blutgasse 3, 1010 Vienna, Peace Museum Vienna) was organized an inter-religious “Round Table” with the theme “The Oriental Orthodox Churches – especially the Syrian Orthodox Church: History, Teaching, the Situation in Homeland and in Austria “. The...

HJ Global News (December 16, 2018)

  Prepared by Peace TV   Click on your preferred language to watch this week’s report: English    Spanish    Portuguese    French    Russian    Korean    Japanese   This week we cover: 1. Special Feature The Hopeful March Forward for the Arrival of Cheon Il Guk, the Heavenly World 2. World...

Côte d’Ivoire: New Ambassadors for Peace

Prepared by UPF Côte d’Ivoire Under the sponsorship of the President of the Federation for Universal Peace (FPU), Mr. AKA Sayé Lazare, the Regional Council of Peace of Moronou organized award ceremony our new ambassadors of peace on December 08, 2018, at the conference room of the Bongouanou Lake Hotel. This ceremony brought...