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New Zealand: International Peace Day 2019

Prepared by UPF New Zealand In cooperation with Anne Degia-Pala, Founder of NIX CREW and Ambassador for Peace, Universal Peace Federation and Women Federation for World Peace organized “Peace One Day” weekend event from 21st to 22nd September. Ever since the Christchurch shooting that happened in March, many people have felt that New...

Mexico: International Day of Peace and Blessing

Prepared by FFWPU Mexico On the occasion of International Day of Peace, with an invitation, we attended an event sponsored by Mexico Government Affairs, Sub Secretary of Democratic Development, Social Participation and Religious Affairs on September 20, 2019. It was a great event in which several Religious Representatives’ speech about their holly scriptures...

Thailand: Peace Road 2019

Prepared by UPF Thailand Peace Road Thailand 2019 organized at Lan Khon Meaung of City Hall Bangkok, Capital city of Thailand become historical great successful in term of giving Vision of Peace of True Parents, number of cyclists participated, raising sponsorship, professionalism of event from cooperation and support of cyclist societies, business organization,...

USA: American Leadership Conference – “Peace in Our Time”

Prepared by FFWPU USA On the International Day of Peace, September 21, the Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) Family Church hosted an American Leadership Conference (ALC) titled “Peace in Our Time.” The conference featured a keynote address from Mr. Tom McDevitt, chairman of the Washington Times. In line with the traditional ALC format, participants...

Slovakia: International Peace Day 2019

By Barbara Grabner, UPF Slovakia On September 23, 2019, to highlight the International Peace Day, UPF Slovakia organized a presentation with the journalist and international security expert, and former Slovak Information Service director Igor Cibula, PhD. who has been an adviser to the Slovak Government on issues regarding Russia and the Ukraine. Thanks...

Russia: Values Are Seen as Essential for Healthy Families

By Jack Corley, FFWPU Eastern Europe The fourth international conference on “Universal Values and Healthy Families as the Basis for Peace and Development” was held on September 20 and 21 in Moscow. The participants, including town mayors and other officials, came from Latvia, Moldova and Russia to the FFWPU Eastern Europe regional headquarters....

Austria: Leaders and Heavenly Tribal Messiah Meeting

by Elisabeth Cook, FFWPU Austria The Austrian community leaders, UPF and WFWP, as well as youth Leaders gathered on September 21-22 in order to finalize the plans for 2020. Also, the most important events of the near future have been discussed. The meeting was conducted under the motto “Noone left behind”, referring to...

Russia: Round table “Peace and Sustainable Development: Challenges and Solutions”

By Maria Nazarova, UPF Russia On September 20, 2019, the National Hotel hosted a roundtable discussion on “Peace and Sustainable Development: Challenges and Solutions”, dedicated to International Day of Peace. This year, the theme of the Day of Peace, outlined by the UN, is related to addressing climate change issues. In Russia, lately,...

Norway: Celebration of the U.N. International day of Peace

By Steinar Murud, UPF Norway We organized the celebration of the UN International Day of Peace in partnership with the mosque Central Jamaat E-Ahle Sunnat on Thursday 19th September, 2019. During the years we have developed a good relationship with this community. This time the secretary in the mosque gave a very good...

Luxembourg: Outreach to Christian Pastors

Prepared by FFWPU Luxembourg On Wednesday, 18 September, 2019, 5 members from Luxembourg made the trip to support Marceline Mersch, who was invited by her local pastor to make a presentation about family values with a view to organizing a Blessing event in her local community. Marceline is a Luxembourg member who is...