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USA: Take Leadership for National Victory

Prepared by FFWPU USA The National Ministry Team gathered at the New Yorker Hotel on July 10 for their monthly meeting to discuss taking action and ownership following an energetic Peace Starts with Me Unity Festival in Las Vegas. Nancy Jubb, Director of Communications, who emceed the meeting, stated that it’s time to...

USA: Hyojeong Builds Youth Leaders

Prepared by FFWPU USA The Collegiate Association for the Research of Principles (CARP) Los Angeles chapter organized an American Hyojeong Trip for CARP USA and Youth and Young Adult Ministry (YAYAM) members from July 6 to 18. A total of 57 participants registered and will travel to Chicago and Washington, D.C. from July...

Italy: Trophy of Peace 2019

Prepared by UPF Italy The fourteenth edition of the Peace Trophy took place on Sunday 30 June at the Sada stadium in Monza. Fifty young people, divided into four teams, faced off with a goal in an inter-ethnic soccer tournament, for a day of competition and integration between young people residing in the...

DR Congo: Interdenominational Blessing Festival

Prepared by Palm Ongd (FFWPU DR Congo) On  June 22 and July 6, 2019, we mobilized workshop and blessing event for 234 couples including one pastor, in the commune of MALUKU in Kinshasa.  This blessing ceremony of 234 couples allowed the Atelier le palmier Ongd to proclaim the Mamandi Ikono Dieudonné Family our...

USA: Sunhak Scholarship Luncheon with CARP

Prepared by FFWPU USA On Friday, June 21, the Sunhak Foundation co-hosted a luncheon with the Collegiate Association for the Research of Principles (CARP) USA at the International Peace Education Center (IPEC) in Las Vegas. Both current and future college students were invited to the event. Teresa Rischl, CARP USA President, served as...

Brazil: Unificationism Overview Workshop

Prepared by UPF Brazil From July 4 to 7, 2019, 35 peace ambassadors gathered at the Sorocaba Athletic Club Headquarters to attend a Divine Principle workshop, hosted by Dr. Simão Ferabolli, Pr. Nivaldo Alves dos Santos, Pr. Inowan Almeida, Dr. Cesar Zaduski and the National Leader President Koichi Sasaki and his wife Ms....

Nigeria: Introducing 120 Pastors to The Blessing

Prepared by FFWPU Nigeria The background leading to this event was during a 2-day workshop for ministers in Abuja, on June 18-19th. Out of those pastors who attended the 2-day workshop was Apostle Akoriko, a TV-pastor with a large following, and his wife. They invited us to attend their monthly pastors’ conference and...

Côte d’Ivoire: Peace Starts with Me Project

by Marius Bouguhe, UPF Côte d’Ivoire YSP Côte d’Ivoire held its first anniversary and launch of his project “Peace starts with Me” on June 30, 2019, in the large room of the Town Hall of Attécoubé. We had 200 participants including some VIPs such as Chairman AKA SAYE Lazare, the Minister of Sports...

Sierra Leone: Character Education for the Youth

By Sylvester Moriba, FFWPU Sierra Leone As part of its national program for the education of youths and students, Youth and Students for Peace (YSP) successfully organized a one-day workshop on character education for 280 middle high school students of the Saint Ambrose Academy on July 5, 2019. The impressions and reflections from...