Category: News

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...

An Article from “ShindongA”, a Korean Magazine

  Peace and Purity Message, Spreading the Message to Youth Worldwide ShindongA – September 2017 Issue (Mainstream Korean Monthly Magazine) translated by PR Department of Tongil Group ‘5th Anniversary of the Seonghwa of Rev. Sun Myung Moon’ Family Federation for World Peace and Unification Dr. Hak Ja Han: “God’s will is to accomplish...

Austria: Peace Road 2017

by Maria Pammer, UPF Austria UPF Upper Austria, in cooperation with 3 communities and their mayors, took part in the worldwide Peace Road project with a cycling tour from the Peace Monument in St. Ulrich http://www.st-ulrich.at/, through the Enns valley, passing through Ternberg http://www.ternberg.at/, and ending at the Peace Bridge in front of...

Germany: A New Start

  By Hildegard Piepenburg, FFWPU Germany On September 30, 2017, Forty-three representatives from the German communities gathered in Giessen to officially welcome the new president of the newly formed Region “Europe, Middle East and Eurasia” (EME), Michael Balcomb, and his wife Fumiko. To open the meeting, Dieter Schmidt, leader of the Central Region...

Italy: A New Start

  By Giuseppe Cali, FFWPU Italy From September 26th to 29th Chairman Dr. Balcomb and his wife Fumiko, visited the cities of Milano and Rome. The two communities gathered in the evening to receive them and listen their speeches on the latest providential developments. The approach of Dr. Balcomb was quite surprising when...

German CARP Retreat in Cyprus

By Karl Martin Zimmerman, CARP Germany The recent CARP summer retreat took place on the beautiful yet sadly divided island of Cyprus. This retreats topic was “Epanenosis” (Greek: reunification) on September 18 – 24, 2017. and focused on the current division of the country and its people into Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots...

Denmark: UN International Day of Peace 2017

  By Karsten Nielsen, UPF Denmark On September 24th, 2017 for the 4th time UPF Denmark celebrated the UN International Day of Peace, this time in the UN City in Copenhagen, one of Copenhagen’s noticeable landmarks. The characteristic white eight-fingered star is located on Marble Pier in the Northern Harbor of Copenhagen, being...

Germany: International Day of Peace

“A new Peace Initiative for Syria”   By Anja Brina, UPF Germany The Universal Peace Federation Düsseldorf held an event to commemorate the International Day of Peace on 21 September 2017, which attracted an audience of 40. Mrs. Anja Brina, our emcee, opened with some welcoming words, and then went on to explain...

Netherlands: Peace Road 2017

  By Hans Campman, FFWPU Netherlands This year we held our Peace Road event on the UN Day of Peace, 21st of September 2017. It was held on cooperation with another organization, “Peace Labyrinth”, which coordinated Peace rituals all over Europe. The main event took place in the city of Almere, near Amsterdam,...