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Germany: UN International Day of Peace

Prepared by UPF Germany On the occasion of the UN International Day of Peace, which is celebrated each year on 21 September, UPF Munich organized an interreligious peace meeting, as they have done regularly over the past ten years. This year the event was held in cooperation with, and on the premises of,...

United Kingdom: Testimonies from Summer Service Projects 2018

  Prepared by FFWPU UK Over the summer months, various service projects took place to allow members to practice living for a higher purpose and to put into practice the teachings and values of the movement. A handful of members from the UK ventured abroad to participate in these projects. –   Beni...

USA: UPF New Jersey Calls for Prayers for Peace

  by Emiljun Rapada, UPF USA In observance of the International Day of Peace promoted by the United Nations, the local chapter of Universal Peace Federation (UPF) Elizabeth called together leaders to pray for peace. On September 22, the event was attended by more than 20 people and was co-sponsored by the Elizabeth...

United Kingdom: Companions of Faith Young Adults Weekend

  Prepared by FFWPU UK Over twenty-five 2nd generation gather for a weekend retreat to spend quality time with one another, develop new friendships and make plans for the new academic year ahead. “We need companions in our life of faith. People without companions are lonely people. Those who have companions can support...

USA: God and Modern Science Workshop

  Prepared by FFWPU USA On September 22, the Clifton Family Church hosted a Unification Thought workshop on God and Modern Science presented by Dr. Richard Lewis. A total of 22 people, both Unificationists and non-Unificationists, gathered to hear about the developments in modern science and to expand their understanding of the role...

HJ Global News (October 6, 2018)

Prepared by PeaceTV Please click on your preferred language to watch this week’s report:   English   Spanish   Portuguese   French   Russian   Korean   Japanese    Chinese   This week we cover: 1. True Parents Special Assembly for the the IAPD Religious Leaders from Greater China Hosted by True Parents True Parents’ Special Luncheon with the Cheonji...

DR Congo: Inauguration of Global Woman’s Peace Network

Prepared by WFWP DR Congo The Federation of Women for World Peace held this Saturday, September 29, 2018 the launch of the Global Woman’s Peace Network-Democratic Republic of Congo .Everything happened in a particular atmosphere and the particularity of this ceremony resided in the fact that the UPF General Secretary and FFWPU National...

Thailand: Peace Road 2018

Prepared by UPF Thailand Peace Road Thailand 2008 co-host with Government organized at the most beautiful and historical of Bangkok –  City Hall, Royal Grand Palace, National Temple and Royal King Walk Avenue.  Co-host Bangkok Metropolitan and Metropolitan Police department with support of First Aid team and professional team for support Cycling tournament....

Côte d’Ivoire: Network of Maternal Hearts for Peace

Prepared by WFWP Côte d’Ivoire The Women’s Federation for World Peace Côte d’Ivoire, launched the Africa project “Network of Maternal Hearts for Peace” on September 27, 2018. At the same time, we celebrated the 26th anniversary of the WFWP and the International Day of Peace. The event started with the national anthem, followed...

Benin: Workshop for the Religious Leaders

Prepared by FFWPU Benin As the preparation of the Religious Leaders for the launching of the IAPD, we organized a 2-day seminar for Religious Leaders in Aplahoué on 25 and 26 September 2018. The seminar brought together 80 religious leaders from different Christian congregations and Islam. The communications of his two days were...