Category: News

Laos: Peace Road 2017

  Prepared by UPF Laos Peace Road Laos 2017 organized in Vientiane, capital of Laos on December 24, 2017. The event has been supported by Ministry of national front, national construction and ministry of foreign affairs of Laos. This year we start walk for peace form Jao Fa Ngum’Rd to Jao Anouvong’s Monument....

Kenya: Hyojeong HARP Workshop

Prepared by FFWPU Kenya A 4-day retreat for HARP Kenya, organized by UPA cadet Cho Soo-young, which was held at the Sasamoto center in Nairobi, Kenya from December 20 to 23, 2017. The event, entitled “Second Advent Jesus Christ, Messiah, My True Parents”. And we had around 40 second generation participants who are...

Albania: UPF Presiding Council & Annual Meeting

  Prepared by UPF Albania After the General Assembly of National Peace Council of Albanian UPF which took place last month on November 25th, the first meeting of the newly elected Presiding Council of Albanian UPF was held on December 23rd at the Peace Embassy. Chairs of Local Peace Councils and other members...

Colombia: Seminar for the Youth

  Prepared by FFWPU Colombia From December 16 to 19, 2017, in Bogotá – Colombia a seminar was held for first and second generation youths between the ages of 14 and 24 years old with the theme “to the top” with a total participation of 40 participants, creating thus, an important foundation for...

Italy: Festivals of the Family and True Love in Rome and Bergamo

  By Giuseppe Cali, FFWPU Italy Following True Mother direction we decided to organize several Family Festivals throughout the country during the all year. Taking advantage of the coming Christmas, two communities in Italy, Rome and Bergamo, decided to have the Festival on December 17th, 2017. Our youth worked hard one day earlier...

Eastern Europe: The 2nd Hyo Jeong Culture Contest & Festival

By Kazuha Canak, FFWPU East Europe I have been blessed with the opportunity to travel to Moscow, Russia to attend the 2nd annual Hyo Jeong Culture Festival that concluded a two-month long online contest for 2nd generation members from the East European region. There were a total of 194 submissions in the following...

UK: Multicultural Christmas Celebration a Testy Treat

  By Dolores Read, WFWP UK The WFWP Christmas party Hekd on December 16, 2017, was a great success this year, the capacity audience enjoyed some nice musical performances by Amabel Vitae (Have yourself a Merry Christmas), Eileen Walkin (Poem: Peace in our world), ten-year-old Vaishnavi playing a Christmas medley on violin and...

Malta: Speech at a Muslim’s Convention

  By Bryan Corlett, FFWPU Malta I was invited to give a speech at the Malta Ahmadiyya Muslim’s Convention, at the Waterfront Hotel in Gzira, on the 10th of December under the banner of UPF/FFWPU Malta. Other speakers were a Member of Parliament and a Councilor from the Local Government Office. We have...

Austria: Annual Meeting for Peace Ambassadors

  by Peter Haider, UPF Austria On 9th Dec 2017, the Austrian chapter of UPF organized a meeting of Ambassadors for Peace, in order to reflect on the events of the past year, and set a direction for 2018. Almost 100 guests came to the event. Focus was on reports about IAPD –...

Albania: Divine Principle Seminar for Peace Ambassadors

  Prepared by UPF Albania Following the yearly plan of activities, from 7th – 10th of December 2017, Ambassadors for Peace from 10 Local Peace Councils of Albania and one couple from Kosovo, 43 in total, gathered in Petrovac – Montenegro to study the content of the Divine Principle. Most of Community Leaders,...