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International Day of Peace 2015 in Iceland

By UPF Iceland, Rohan Nandkisore: The UPF Event in Iceland was aligned with the UN Day of Peace. Preparations soon started after the event last year held in the Frikirkjan Reykjavik. This time the Hallgrimskirkja generously opened its doors wide for this event. The priest at this church Sigurdur Árni Þórdarson had studied...

Bulgaria: Farewell to Mihail Sergeev

FFWPU Bulgaria, September 21, 2015: Mihail Sergeev, the first Bulgarian member of the Unification Movement left us you our sympathy at this time of sadness that you must feel upon his sudden departure. At the same time we very unexpectedly on September 17, 2015, one day before his 58th birthday. We held his Seonghwa...

International Day of Peace 2015 in Germany

  WFWP/UPF Germany, Bonn (Germany), Sept. 20, 2015: The Bonn chapters of Women’s Federation for World Peace (WFWP) and Universal Peace Federation (UPF) provided once again a platform for people from different nations, belief systems and religions for sharing on the topic of this year’s International Day of Peace as proclaimed by the...

Germany: Weekend Workshop in Neumühle

FFWPU Germany, September 19-20, 2015, Bad Camberg, Germany: After many international seminars and youth meetings over the summer, the beginning of the beginning of autumn heralded the resumption of the monthly ‘Divine Principle’ weekend workshops. This time there were a dozen youth and adult participants. It was a very special weekend filled with...

Romania: One Day Divine Principle Seminar

By FFWPU Romania, September 19, 2015, Bucharest, Romania: This week was first week of 5th 40-day JeongSung Condition period for JeonDo (WT) after 4-day Jeondo Workshop. We started with clear mind and strong determination to bring victory for Heavenly Parents and True Parents. We concluded this week with 1 Day Divine Principle Workshop...

International Day of Peace 2015 and Refugee Forum in New Zealand

UPF New Zealand: In commemoration of UN International Day of Peace 2015, UPF New Zealand held a special forum discussing on the theme, “Refugee Influx – A Crisis or An Opportunity” on 27th of September at the Parnell Peace Embassy. It was attended by about 60 AFPs, distinguished guests and family members who...

Malaysia: First Nationwide 2nd Generation Blessing Workshop

By FFWPU Malaysia: On September 25 to 27,  2015, there were 60 second generation children aged 15 years old above, participated in the 1st Nationwide 3 day second generation blessing workshop at Malaysia’s Peace Embassy. Around 30 parents of participants, attended the workshop with their children as well. The workshop started through exciting...

Peru: March for Peace

UPF Peru, Dr. Trevor Edward Jones: On September 27, 2015 we held our final march for peace in Comas, district of Lima, Peru. Ambassadors for Peace had been working with the mayor and his staff for many weeks on this project. The local press reported that 11, 000 people took part in the...

Singapore: The Multicultural Family Peace Blessing Festival

By FFWPU Singapore, September 20, 2015:  The FFWPU community in Singapore held our second Blessing Festival on the 20 September 2015. Singapore is a nation of diverse ethnic groups with multi-religious denominations living peacefully in harmony, and hence, it is an ideal place for a joint cultural and interfaith peace marriage celebration. The...