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Peru: International Yoga Day 2018

By Trevor Edward Jones, UPF Peru On June 21 at 7:00 p.m., the Forum “Celebrating the International Yoga Day of the United Nations 2018” was held in the auditorium of the UPF PERU Headquarters, Miraflores, Lima. Dr. Baltazar Trujillo, Ambassador for Peace, was master of ceremonies. The meeting began with the video “International...

Nepal: 3rd Second Generation Workshop for Goodness Group

  Prepared by FFWPU Nepal With the motto “Becoming Filial children of Heavenly parents and True parents” the 3rd HJ 2nd generation workshop for Goodness Group (age 7-12) has been successfully conducted on the 9th of June, 2018 Saturday in the Peace Embassy, Kathmandu, Nepal. A total of 46 participants, 28 sisters and...

France: Korean women, South & North Peace, Reconciliation, Rights & Development

  By Benjamin Prevost, WFWP Europe During the 38th United Nations Human Rights Council, Women’s Federation for World Peace Europe in collaboration with the Women’s UN Report Network organize​d​ an event at ​UN ​Palace of Nation in Geneva about the “Korean women, South & North Peace, Reconciliation, Rights & Development”. Numerous diplomats, NGO...

Portugal: One Day Divine Principle Workshop

  By Sérgio Neto, FFWPU Portugal UPF Portugal organized a one day weekend DP workshop, on 23 of June, with the full support and sponsor from  FFWPU Portugal. We had 27 participants, including members and 11 guests, 6 of them were listening Divine Principle contents for the first time. We had also 2...

Bolivia: Blessing of Marriage Workshop

Prepared by FFWPU Bolivia On May 5 and 6, 2018, at the AESUCM in Cochabamba, the Blessing Seminar was held with the participation of around 100 candidates for the blessing of the entire country, where we had as speakers the Special Envoy for Bolivia Rev. Lee, Our National Leader Pra. Hilda Claros and...

Italy: True Love and Family Festival

  By Giuseppe Cali, FFWPU Italy On the 17th of June 2018, it was held a True Love and Family Festival in Rome, Colle Mattia. More than 25 guests and 30 members participated, 4 couples received the Blessing. The day started in the morning with few songs offered by the Naoko Soul Duo...

Netherlands: SEA – Interreligious Manifestation in Amsterdam

  By Wim Koetsier, FFWPU Netherlands (June 17, 2018) A group of our members, representing UPF and WFWP, participated in an action in the Vondel-park in Amsterdam. (SEA stands for “Samen-Een-Amsterdam, meaning “Together-One-Amsterdam”). The event was organized by a committee of the Council for Religions and World Views in Amsterdam. This committee is...

Italy: The Power of Forgiveness

  By Sergio Coscia, FFWPU Italy (June 16, 2018) Since we started our project that we named “Our Life Together”, we have had different meetings on various, meaningful topics: how to create a strong foundation within the couple, communication, conflict resolution. But the evening we spent together on Saturday, June 16th was really...

Netherlands: Surprise HTM-Party and Holy Wine Blessing

  By Sadikoen and Andrea Wirjoredjo, FFWPU Netherlands Andrea and I, with the support of my family and tribe, held a surprise party at the 65th birthday of my mother, Toejani Karijopawiro. At the same time we celebrated the 30 years wedding anniversary of Toejani to her Dutch husband Jan Kuik. It all...

Germany: UN World Refugee Day

  Prepared by UPF Germany In 2000, the UN introduced ‚World Refugee Day‘, to be held annually on June 20th , in order to raise awareness of the plight of refugees world-wide. On June 16th, the Stuttgart Women’s Federation group organized an event in cooperation with Mrs. Barbara Mobley of the ‘Friends of...