Category: News

Côte d’Ivoire: Wonmo Scholarship 2019

 Prepared by FFWPU Côte d’Ivoire On Sunday, April 14, 2019, we organized a ceremony to officially present of the Wonmo Pyeongae scholarship 2019 scholarships to the beneficiary children. This ceremony brought together nearly 180 people in the Yopougon Mamie Adjoua Temple (West Abidjan Province). This year, one hundred and eight children benefit from...

Brazil: Afternoon Tea for Peace Ambassadors

Prepared by UPF Brazil UPF Brazil in partnership with WFWP and FFWPU, held an afternoon tea meeting for Peace Ambassadors on April 12th, 2019 at  National Headquarters, Sao Paulo. The aim was to present a retrospective of the 2019 and 2018 activities, as well  to plan activities for this year to prepare and...

Italy: A Gathering for the Youth

Prepared by CARP Italy On April 6, 2019 we organized a Game & Movie Night in our center in Bergamo. In order to involve Italian people to become more “international”, and especially work on practicing a different language, everything was in English! Many young people participated, some of them from different countries, and...

Brazil: A Parliamentary Front between Brazil and Korea

Prepared by UPF Brazil It was in January that the idea of creating a parliamentary front between Brazil and Korea, was taking place, and with the new government who is looking this kind of relationship, all this is to expand the activities of the UPF within the federal chamber of the deputies of...

USA: CARP Joins Forces with Peace Starts With Me on April 6th

  by Jennifer Pierce, CARP USA This past month, CARP USA teamed up with Peace Starts With Me for the April 6th Peace Starts With Me event at the City of Refuge in Los Angeles. CARP students and leaders came from around the country to join and support. In total, 20 CARP chapters...

New Zealand: Inauguration of IAPD

By Andrew Halim, UPF New Zealand Interreligious Association for Peace and Development (IAPD) was inaugurated in New Zealand on the 13th of April 2019. About 70 participants from all walks of life came to the precious, monumental event held in the Chamber Room of Mt Eden War Memorial Hall, Auckland. The memory of...

Nepal: Peace Road 2019

  Prepared by UPF Nepal On April 9, 2019, amid a bad weather condition under the pouring rain at the very day of peace road program, organizers had no benefit of the doubt but the eagerness to contribute to the world wide activity is the top priority thru peace walk around the ring...

Senegal’s Next Steps

by Justin and Patricia Fleischman Following the successful 2018 Senegal Summit in Dakar, Senegal, Unificationists have focused their efforts toward a multitude of projects. Senegal Unificationists successfully organized and administered three major events in the beginning of 2019. First, Youth and Students for Peace (YSP) was implemented in a massive event, then the...

Taiwan: SeongHwa Cultural Festival

Prepared by FFWPU Taiwan On April 4 to 7, 2019, Taiwan special Sub-region held a Hyojeong Cultural Workshop. A total of 176 SeongHwa students and SeongHwa University students participated together, and held the 2019 Spring SeongHwa Hyojeong Cultural Festival on the evening of April 6th. We rent a professional performance hall for the...

Colombia: HJ World Peace Foundation’s Scholarship for 30 Students

Prepared by FFWPU Colombia On October 2018, our True Mother granted $30,000 scholarships, and we delivered it through the Fervan College and Fervan Campestre School, a school that has stood out for its high level of education and social development, helping low-income families. On April 9, 2019, in an emotional ceremony, we gave...