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Greater China Region: Follow Up – GTGY Workshop

Prepared by FFWPU Greater China Region We are grateful that 90 youths and students including 61 second generation from Greater China could participate in 2017 Global Top Gun Youth in Cheongpyeong, Korea. At the end of the workshop, all the students, included 50 participants of second generation and other 10 seonghwa students came...

Nigeria: Launching Of Youth And Students For Peace

  Prepared by FFWPU Nigeria On August 21, 2017, at the Merit Award House, Maitama, Abuja the Nigerian chapter of the Youth and Students for Peace (YSP) was launched. It was a joint effort of FFWPU Nigeria and all providential organizations such as CARP, UPF, YFWP, WFWP, Tong-Il Moo-Do Federation, in collaboration with...

Sri Lanka: International Day of Youth

  By Chula Senaratne,UPF Sri Lanka The UN International Day of Youth 2017 was celebrated in Galle, Sri Lanka, under the theme of “Youth Building Peace” on August 12, 2017. The Universal Peace Federation together with the Ministry of Land and Parliamentary Reforms, UN Information Center, Youth and Students for Peace, Religious Youth...

Colombia: Peace Road 2017

Prepared by UPF Colombia On August 26, 2017 we hold the Peace Road walk in Bogota, Colombia, with the collaboration of members of the capital. The march was held at Cerro de Monserrate, a place of pilgrimage for nationals and foreigners who live and visit the capital of Colombia. The trail to climb...

Brazil: Peace Road 2017

  By Valcir Zancan, FFWPU Brazil On on August 27, 2017, we held Peace Road 2017 in São Paulo. We also held the event in other 3 cities (Rio de Janeiro-RJ, Garden and Guia Lopes da Laguna-MS.) at the same time. In  São Paulo, 120 members left the Headquarters-Brazil marched to the Ibirabuera...

USA: ACLC Women In Ministry Unite In Heart and Spirit

  Prepared by FFWPU USA The heart and spirit of God permeated throughout the Los Angeles Family Church where an ACLC Women in Ministry conference was held on August 12, 2017. With the theme, “Women Stay United in the Heart and Spirit of God Uplifting Marriage and Family,” around 40 people attended the...

USA: Camp KOHOE 2017 Inspires Young Unificationists

Prepared by FFWPU USA From July 7 to 13, 2017, Unificationist-born youth from all around the nation enjoyed the beauty of God’s creation while learning from His words at Camp KOHOE from in Benton Harbor, Michigan. In the following story, Yoshika Iwamoto, who was part of the staff for the workshop, details and...

USA: Teens at Camp Agape Vow to “Shape Destiny”

  Prepared by FFWPU USA Unificationist-born youth from all over District 8 gathered for its annual summer camp, Camp Agape, at the Y-Camp in Boone, Iowa, from July 13 to 22, 2017. In the following, Christelle Carlson provides an in-depth overview of the amazing summer experience. The theme of Camp Agape 2017 was...

Asian Leadership Conference

“Providing Vision and Leadership for Nation-Building and Peace”   prepared by FFWPU Asia August 24 – 27, 2017  ◊  Bangkok, Thailand This Asian Leadership Conference (ALC) was special in that it focused on educating parliamentarians on True Parents teaching and their roles and responsibilities as members of the national IAPP chapters throughout Asia....

Philippines: Peace Road 2017

  By Christine May Obligar, FFWPU Philippine For the 3rd time, Philippines had a very successful staging of the Peace Road 2017 in spite of the very challenging rainy weather. Just like the previous years, days before the event, Manila experienced heavy downpour of rain but in the morning of the event, the...