Category: News

USA: International Day of Peace Celebration Fosters Unity

  Prepared by UPF USA Together We Can Bring Peace was the title of a peace breakfast forum in observance of the United Nations’ International Day of Peace, co-sponsored by the Maryland Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives and the Universal Peace Federation (UPF) of Maryland. Emcees of the breakfast were Ms. Jennifer Gray,...

Human Rights Forum in the Peruvian Congress

  by Trevor Edward Jones, UPF Peru On the 4th of October UPF Peru President Dr. Trevor Edward Jones was invited by Congressman Moises Mamani to speak in the Congress during a forum about Human Rights. Other guests included the Ambassador from the United Arab Emirates and the Ambassador of Indonesia as well...

Sri Lanka: UN International Day of Peace 2017

  by Chula Senaratne, UPF Sri Lanka Universal Peace Federation of Sri Lanka conducted a Free Specialized Medical Clinic on 30th September 2017 in Moratuwa, Colombo district, Sri Lanka to commemorate the “UN International Day of Peace” which was on the 21st September 2017. This was jointly organized with the Colombo South Teaching...

Taiwan: Swim for True Parents

  Prepared by FFWPU Taiwan “Sun Moon Lake Ten Thousand People Swim” is an internationally renowned event, a total length of 3000 meters, this year enters the 35th year, attracting thousands of domestic and foreign people to participate in. On September 24, 2017, six blessing members and two second generation challenge themselves to...

Nicaragua: International Day of Peace 2017

  Prepared by UPF Nicaragua On the 21st of September of this year 2017, an event was held at the auditorium of the Library Alemana-Nicaragua in Managua where a recital of music and poems were organized by the Literary Circle together with the UPF, Universal Peace Federation in honor of the International Day...

Sri Lanka: Peace Road 2017

  by Lt. S. Sarrajh , UPF Sri Lanka As Sri Lanka came across the experience of massive internal conflict for three decades, after the government forces’ success in finishing this conflict in 2009, Government & Non-Governmental Organizations had been striving hard to promote peace and reconciliation throughout the country so that no...

Colombia: Inauguration of IAPP

  Prepared by UPF Colombia The national inauguration of the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace (IAPP) was held in Luis Carlos Galán Hall in the Congress of the Republic of Colombia. A total of 44 participants, including 10 parliamentarians, as well as religious and government leaders, attended the program, which took place...

Sri Lanka: Religious Youth Service Project 2017

  By John W.Gehring, UPF International In reporting on the successful August 11-18th Religious Youth Service project in Galle, Sri Lanka it is important to consider the various elements that are essentialto qualify a service program as a success.  A key to success is in part measured by the ability of the project...

An Article from “Chosun”, a Korean Magazine

Family Federation, Special Peace Rally in Madison Square Garden, New York Monthly Chosun – September 2017 Issue (Mainstream Korean Monthly Magazine) translated by PR Department of Tongil Group   Going to Manhattan, New York for a field coverage “On September 7 holding the 5th Anniversary of the Seonghwa of Rev. Sun Myung Moon...

An Article from “Joongang”, a Korean Magazine

New York Special Rally, Family Federation for World Peace and Unification “Peace Starts with Me” Monthly Joongang – September 2017 Issue (Mainstream Korean Monthly Magazine) translated by PR Department of Tongil Group     [ click here if you wish to see the article in Korean ]   On July 15, twenty thousand...